[I18n-sig] pygettext and msgfmt support for distutils

Bernhard Herzog bh@intevation.de
19 Apr 2003 20:20:44 +0200

Barry Warsaw <barry@python.org> writes:

> I haven't had time to look at the latest xgettext, but do you know if it
> supports all the extra features that pygettext supports?

AFAICT python support means mostly that it understands the python syntax
enough to recognize all string literals correctly.

> Of primary
> importance to me is the -D/--docstrings and -X/--no-docstrings options.

There doesn't seem to be support for this. At least there's nothing in
the docs about this.


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