- IF YOU USE THIS FILTER ALSO USE …
- possible violations
- possible warnings
- Entire filter only runs under extra filter mode.
We want to make sure phrases end correctly and consistently.
Correct punctuation makes the meaning clearer to end users.
Clearer meaning makes it easier to make a good translation.
Consistent punctuation makes it easier for developers to work with.
Consistent punctuation is a sign of higher quality product.
Missing punctuation is a sign that partial phrases are in use or an error has been made.
IF YOU USE THIS FILTER ALSO USE …
… THIS FILTER Locale::Maketext::Utils::Phrase::Norm::Whitespace.
This is not enforced anywhere since we want to assume the coder knows what they are doing.
- Non title/label does not end with some sort of punctuation or bracket notation.
Problem should be self explanatory. Ending punctuation is not !, ?, ., :, bracket notation, or an ellipsis character.
If it is legit you could address this by adding a [comment] to the end for clarity and to make it harder to use as a partial phrase.
For some reason I must not end well[comment,no puncuation because …]
If it is titlecase and it has word longer than 2 characters that must start with a lower case letter you have 2 options:
- 1 use asis()
Buy [asis,aCme™] Products
- 2 use comment() with a comment that does not have a space or a non-break space:
People [comment,this-has-to-start-with-lowercase-because-…]for Love
Entire filter only runs under extra filter mode.
See "extra filters" in Locale::Maketext::Utils::Phrase::Norm for more details.