These are typical for 1.5.x files. A similar page will be added for 2.5/3.x

site and administrator ini files:

# $Id: xx-XX.com_contact.menu.ini 2008-06-03 11:16:20Z TTNickname $
# Joomla! [full language name in clear] Translation
# Copyright (C) 2005 - 2009 Open Source Matters. All rights reserved.
# Copyright (C) Translation 2007- 2008 [Translation Team url or Translator's name]
# Copyright (C) Translation 2008- 2009 [Translation Team url or Translator's name]
# Copyright (C) Translation 2009- 2010 [Translation Team url or Translator's name]
# License http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html GNU/GPL, see LICENSE.php
# Note : All ini files need to be saved as UTF-8 - No BOM

site and administrator xml files: xx-XX.xml

{spic} {/spic}{spic} // or client="administrator"{/spic}
{spic}xx-XX{/spic}
{spic}[Language Name]-[Country code or name]{/spic}
{spic}[Name of language] language [site or administrator] pack for Joomla{/spic}
{spic}1.5.8 [Eventual pack version]{/spic}
{spic}[year-month-day]{/spic}
{spic}[Translation Team or Translator's name]{/spic}
{spic}[url if site is non-commercial]{/spic}
{spic}[TT coordinator email]{/spic}
{spic}Copyright (C) 2005 - 2009 Open Source Matters. All rights reserved{/spic}
{spic} Translation [year-year] [Other copyrights as for ini files when applicable]{/spic}
{spic}http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html GNU/GPL{/spic}
{spic}{/spic}
{spic} [Name of language]-[Country code]{/spic}
{spic} xx-XX{/spic}
{spic} 0{/spic}
{spic} fr_FR.utf8, fr_FR.UTF-8, fr_FR.UTF-8@euro, French_Standard, french, fr_FR, fre_FR // example for French{/spic}
{spic} iso-8859-1 // legacy locale used in Joomla 1.0.x{/spic}
{spic} french //legacy language name used in Joomla 1.0.x{/spic}
{spic} freesans //freesans is the default font for European languages. Change to fit.{/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}
{spic} {/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}

site, admin or both: install.xml

{spic} {/spic}{spic} //// or client="administrator", or "both" //Note the use of {/spic}{spic}method="upgrade"{/spic} {spic}which prevents 3pd ini files from being deleted{/spic}
{spic}[Name of language]-[Country code]{/spic}
{spic}xx-XX{/spic}
{spic}1.5.8 [Eventual pack version]{/spic}
{spic}[year-month-day]{/spic}
{spic}[Translation Team or Translator's name]{/spic}
{spic}[url if site is non-commercial]{/spic}
{spic}[TT coordinator email]{/spic}
{spic}[Name of language] language [site, administrator or nothing if for both] pack for Joomla [version]{/spic}
{spic}Copyright (C) 2005 - 2009 Open Source Matters. All rights reserved{/spic}
{spic}http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html GNU/GPL{/spic}
{spic} // if install concerns both packs{/spic}
{spic} // or when install concerns both packs{/spic}
{spic} xx-XX.zzzzzz.ini{/spic}
{spic} etc.{/spic}
{spic} xx-XX.xml{/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}
{spic}
// if install concerns both packs{/spic}
{spic} // if install concerns both packs{/spic}
{spic} // or when install concerns both packs{/spic}
{spic} xx-XX.zzzzzz.ini{/spic}
{spic} etc.{/spic}
{spic} xx-XX.xml{/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}
{spic} // if install concerns site or both packs AND if the language needs custom fonts. Freesans covers all European languages and is included in core. No use to add it in the pack.{/spic}
{spic} my-pdf-font.php{/spic}
{spic} my-pdf-font.z{/spic}
{spic} my-pdf-font.ctg.z{/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}
{spic}
// if install concerns both packs{/spic}
{spic}{/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}

Ini Installation file: xx-XX.ini

(Translators copyright are in separate file)

# version number and date
# author [Translation Team or Translator's name]
# copyright (C) 2005 - 2009 Open Source Matters. All rights reserved.
# license http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html GNU/GPL

# Note : All ini files need to be saved as UTF-8

xml installation file: xx-XX.xml

(Translators copyright are in separate file)

{spic} {/spic}{spic}{/spic}
{spic}xx-XX{/spic}
{spic}[Language Name]-[Country code or name]{/spic}
{spic}[Name of language] language installation for Joomla{/spic}
{spic}[Joomla version]{/spic}
{spic}[year-month-day]{/spic}
{spic}[Translation Team or Translator's name]{/spic}
{spic}Copyright (C) 2005 - 2009 Open Source Matters. All rights reserved{/spic}
{spic}http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html GNU/GPL{/spic}
{spic}{/spic}
{spic} [Name of language]-[Country code]{/spic}
{spic} xx-XX{/spic}
{spic} 0{/spic}
{spic} fr_FR.utf8, fr_FR.UTF-8, fr_FR.UTF-8@euro, French_Standard, french, fr_FR, fre_FR // example for French{/spic}
{spic} iso-8859-1 // legacy locale used in Joomla 1.0.x{/spic}
{spic} french //legacy language name used in Joomla 1.0.x{/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}
{spic}{/spic}
{spic}
{/spic}