[wp-hackers] Translation problems after automatic plugin upgrade

Jennifer Hodgdon yahgrp at poplarware.com
Sun Feb 1 16:17:21 GMT 2009

This is only a wild guess, but is it possible that the plugin upgrade 
code is incorrectly transferring the MO files using ASCII instead of 
binary mode (they are binary files, unlike PO and POT files, which are 
plain text)?


Derek Hogue wrote:
> Some users of my plugin have been reporting for awhile that after 
> performing an automatic plugin upgrade, the plugin is no longer 
> displaying in their localized language.  The .mo files are indeed in 
> their correct location, but they will not load.  Downloading the plugin 
> manually and re-uploading the .mo files via FTP fixes the problem.

Jennifer Hodgdon * Poplar ProductivityWare

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