Subject: Re: Some problems with gettext after libintl is now in the basesystem
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bernd Ernesti <email@example.com>
Date: 11/02/2000 00:07:09
On Thu Nov 2 00:00:01 2000, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> >: for cat in $$catalogs; do \
> >: case "$$cat" in \
> >: *.gmo) destdir=$(gnulocaledir);; \
> >: *) destdir=$(localedir);; \
> >: esac; \
> >: What should we do here?
> >"We should have waited instead of rushed until we had a full implementation
> >in basesrc?" However....
> >: Remove the check for *.gmo and use always destdir=$(gnulocaledir) ?
> >Actually, it would be best if `configure' recognized the in-tree libintl as
> >"GNU" gettext, since it uses the same file format.
> the issue here is that configure.in did not find msgfmt(1) and tries to
No, it did find msgfmt.
> install *.gmo files (which are actually identical to *.mo format).
Installing *.gmo files would be fine because that would go into the correct
*.gmo files are always installed as *.mo files.
> the easiest way is for those pkgsrc to have the following line:
> BUILD_DEPENDS+= msgfmt:../../devel/gettext
> it should solve the issue for now.
That wouldn't fix it.