[I18n-sig] Re: pygettext.py extraction of docstrings

Barry A. Warsaw barry@wooz.org
Wed, 20 Jun 2001 15:44:40 -0400

>>>>> "KE" == Karl Eichwalder <keichwa@gmx.net> writes:

    KE> Sounds good to me.  Please, make sure to put the "#, ..."
    KE> expression just before the "msgid" line; thus it's easier for
    KE> the translator to see (sometimes we've very long "#: " lines).

Ah, good point.  Done.

>>>>> "BH" == Bruno Haible <haible@ilog.fr> writes:

    BH> Support for other languages than C/C++ in the gettext tools is
    BH> on my list for gettext 0.12. This includes calling pygettext,
    BH> and it also includes support for language specific #, flags.

Cool.  Let me know if I can help.  I'm relying on pygettext quite
heavily in Mailman, so I think it's pretty solid (latest revision is
pygettext.py 1.20).  Martin's also written a Python version of msgfmt
which is in Python's Tools/i18n directory.