Native gettext support for Qt (was: Intended organization of KDE Frameworks)

John Layt johnlayt at
Wed Jun 8 20:27:27 BST 2011

On Tuesday 07 Jun 2011 18:57:22 Albert Astals Cid wrote:
> A Tuesday, June 07, 2011, John Layt va escriure:
> > We discussed translation briefly at Platform 11 and Qt moving to or
> > supporting .po is something we really want to push for at QCS.  I really
> > hope we have some people knowledgable about translation at QCS able to
> > argue the point, otherwise please let me know the key arguments in
> > favour.
> Not sure about other people knowledgable about translation but i won't be
> at QCS.
> Albert

Looks like I have a crash course in gettext versus tr before the summit then 
:-(  I'm pretty sure we can't convince them to drop tr entirely, but do you 
think it's feasible for Qt to support loading translations from both systems 
(obviously not both at the same time)?



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