pot generation

David Faure faure at kde.org
Fri Jun 17 13:08:23 BST 2005

On Friday 17 June 2005 13:47, Jonathan Riddell wrote:
> I'm investigating .pot file generation to get KDE into Ubuntu's
> Rosetta web translation interface (allowing custom strings in Kubuntu
> and the possibility of KDE i18n teams using a web interface if they
> wish).
> I need to know if the 0.14.4 version of gettext that comes with Ubuntu
> will work with KDE and if not what are the specific cases that it
> doesn't work for.

No it won't, you need gettext-kde, see ftp://ftp.kde.org/pub/kde/devel/gettext-kde
Standard gettext doesn't handle, or handle differently, plural forms and comments.

David Faure, faure at kde.org, sponsored by Trolltech to work on KDE,
Konqueror (http://www.konqueror.org), and KOffice (http://www.koffice.org).

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