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Re: lynx-dev How to maintain sources with gettext() ?

From: Leonid Pauzner
Subject: Re: lynx-dev How to maintain sources with gettext() ?
Date: Wed, 11 Nov 1998 14:52:39 +0300 (MSK)

>> Is there any special limitation for code using gettext(),
>> e.g. to change english string or just change the line number:

> If the English string is changed, i.e., the ``msgid ""'', then
> the .po file must be updated.  That is why none of the .po files
> should be included in the distribution.  If they are, then really
> it seems to me that the "distributors" are obligated to update
> all of them.  What a waste of time.

The question was another:
quick look at .po file show me msg's strings and line numbers in
source files, which became out of sync if I change C sources randomly.
So few words of comments required for those who do not use translation
but want to contribute another lynx code.

>> Some docs required.
>> Also, the INSTALLATION file should be updated for new config options.

> I'll work on it this winter vacation.  Anyone is welcome to beat me
> to it :-)

> __Henry

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