Patent Number: 7,788,648

Title: System and method for the localization of released computer program

Abstract: A system and a method for localization of a base language computer software product into a target language computer software product. Input resource files were copied into a source directory, and synchronized with a reference directory and a synchronization directory; the resource strings to be translated in the resource files in the synchronization directory are flagged, and translated; the changes are tracked in the reference directory.

Inventors: Bossom; John (Dunrobin, CA), McCully; Eric (Gloucester, CA), Cao; Dekun (Ottawa, CA)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06F 9/45 (20060101); G06F 9/445 (20060101); G06F 17/20 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018