[Fedora-livecd-list] [PATCH 4/6] Translation

Jeroen van Meeuwen kanarip at kanarip.com
Mon Aug 6 21:29:21 UTC 2007

Jeremy Katz wrote:
> On Sun, 2007-08-05 at 20:36 +0200, Jeroen van Meeuwen wrote:
>> A patch which is enabling translation in the python code, but is not
>> including that what builds livecd-tools or it's RPMs.
> Using rhpl.translate for new code is probably a bad idea...  it doesn't
> support all gettext features and also trips up some interesting areas
> with python's unicode support.

New code? It's been 6 months since Boston already. Not sure though if
that means you're old? ;-) I don't know what rhpl does or doesn't do
right; it works. Should it get fixed before you even think about
applying any translation patch whatsoever, or can we live with it for
the moment?

>> If you have a clue about what else I would need to patch to fully enable
>> translation, please let me know because I don't have the slightest idea
>> at this moment.
> Also needs makefile gunk to extract out strings using xgettext into a
> livecd-tools.pot, etc.  See anaconda's po/Makefile for one example.  Or
> other utilities for others.

Right, I figured. I'll try and get some more work done on this.

Kind regards,

Jeroen van Meeuwen

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