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Re: xgettext with UI files support


From: Jonathan Perkin <>, Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2015 16:08:24 +0100

> * On 2015-06-15 at 16:00 BST, Ryo ONODERA wrote:
>> My commit to x11/gtk3 was wrong.
>> How about the following patches?
>> If REQUIRE_XGETTEXT_WITH_UI_FILES_SUPPORT=yes, xgettext>=0.18.3 from
>> devel/gettext-tools is used.
> I really don't like that variable name, it's way too long.
> I'd also prefer to see a more general way of requiring specific
> versions of USE_TOOLS (e.g. USE_TOOLS+= xgettext>=0.18.3 or something)
> rather than adding special cases like this all over the place,
> especially during a freeze.
> Can we go with a simpler, non-infrastructure fix for now and discuss a
> general purpose solution post-freeze?

Thanks for your comment.

I will never commit this during freeze.
The long variable name is the result of my poor English.

USE_TOOLS+=xgettext>=0.18.3 is best, but it is hard to implement for me.
XGETTEXT_REQD=0.18.3 is the best method for me.


> Thanks,
> -- 
> Jonathan Perkin  -  Joyent, Inc.  -

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