The Linux® Kernel Translation Project


TLKTP is a GNU gettext based Linux kernel 2.6 internationalization and localization project.


  • No Kconfig or kernel source file changes
  • Works with all Linux's security fixes (2.6.24.x)
  • All additional patches work with the I18N patch
  • Automatic language detection
  • Gettext based translation of documentation
  • Available languages:
    • Catalan
    • French
    • German
    • Hungarian
    • Italian
    • Japanese
    • Spanish
    • Polish
    • Portuguese spoken in Brazil
    • Russian

LINUX® is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds.