SDL WorldServer - are Portable Objects (*.po) files supported?
I have received a *.po file for translation. Are Portable Object files supported in WorldServer?
Yes, Portable Object (*.po) files are supported in all versions of WorlsServer by the Portable Object Studio File Type. This file types extracts msigds text as source segment and msgstr text as target segment. For instance, in the source *.po file you might find::
After segmentation, the msgid text will appear as source segment. The target segment will appear as empty (unless there is a 100% or ICE match everage from the TM).
After translation, in the target *.po file, the msgid text original text will be replaced by the translation. Example: