i18n bug?

Nicolas Goutte nicolasg at snafu.de
Mon Jul 11 18:52:47 BST 2005

On Monday 11 July 2005 19:41, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> Albert Astals Cid wrote:
> >That means that no one is going to get correct translations of those
> > texts as all modern distributions are using >= gettext 0.14
> >
> >Could we do a configure check and use a different line given the version
> > the user has?
> That will not solve the problem of a .mo file created using the wrong
> version. Runtime won't change.

> David's point was: KDE translations must be built with gettext 0.10.35. If
> anyone is using a different version, it will be their problem to solve.

That is quite a problem in long-term.

Somewhen 0.10.x will not be distributed anymore and you cannot ask translators 
to download and compile something or you would get even less volunteers than 

Have a nice day!

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