Flemish community translation pack for Jolla

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DO NOT install this package if you are looking for a Dutch translation package for your Sailfish OS device. Dutch is an officially supported language and is included in Sailfish OS by default. Go to Settings | Language | Nederlands to change your system language to Dutch.

 

This Flemish community translation is based on the Dutch translation, but is adapted to make use of common Flemish (or Belgian, or Southern Dutch, or whichever name you prefer) grammar and vocabulary. It leverages the otherwise unused Dutch (Belgium), aka nl_BE, locale, until a better solution is found. After installing the package, you can enable it in Settings | Language | Vlaams.

Suggestions for improvement are welcome. Currently the translation sticks relatively closely to Dutch orthography as it is very hard to read, let alone get used to, non-standardised spelling. As of revision 3.0.2.8, 'da', 'wa', 'nie' and 'me' are used instead of 'dat', 'wat', 'niet', 'met' as these are not hard to read and very often used in typing by native speakers; otherwise spelling remains close to Dutch. This may change in the future.

 

Thank you to martonmiklos for providing the scripts required to build these packages.

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