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Re: NLS changes

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)dcc(dot)uchile(dot)cl>
Cc: Patches <pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: NLS changes
Date: 2003-09-27 00:24:09
Message-ID: 200309270024.h8R0O9Q23251@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Applied by Peter.

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Alvaro Herrera wrote:
> Patchers,
> 
> Here is a patch related to NLS that
> 
> - adds .y files to gettext-files in backend/nls.mk.  gram.y contains
>   several translatable messages that are not catched by update-po unless
>   the gram.c file is generated.  I don't know if this is desirable but I
>   think it's better to have to gram.y file processed.
>   Maybe this part of the patch could be left out (it's the first,
>   trivial chunk).
> 
> - makes more translator-friendly the messages in gram.y, because a lot
>   of them are only a keyword away of being equal.  This avoids having
>   the translator process the same thing several times.
> 
> - adds a couple of comments for the translator (I had to peek at the
>   source code to see what the %s was about, so I guess this is needed).
> 
> 
> Also, I've noted that psql's \h messages are not translatable.  Is there
> a way to make them so?
> 
> I have the backend messages almost done:
> 
> $ LANG= msgfmt -c -v es.po
> 1757 translated messages, 29 untranslated messages.
> 
> I'll submit after I resolve a couple of translations that are not clear.
> 
> -- 
> Alvaro Herrera (<alvherre[a]dcc.uchile.cl>)
> "La victoria es para quien se atreve a estar solo"

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