Subject: Re: gettext library in gnu/usr.bin/grep
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/20/2000 00:04:10
>: >	we are using local gettext library in gnu/usr.bin/grep.  i believe
>: >	we should not do this, and migrate to gettext supplied in libc
>: >	or whatever (in the future, yes), and we should stop shipping
>: >	/usr/share/locale/*/LC_MESSAGES/  comments?
>: 	this patch should do it (may need change in etc/mtree).
>This was added deliberately.  While we will move to a libc-based gettext, it
>is not yet available, so using the supplies gettext was acceptable.

	i'm concerned about this because those files under /usr/share/locale
	can become obstacle to upgrade process.