[Mailman-Developers] suggestions for i18n

Barry A. Warsaw barry@digicool.com
Fri, 26 Jan 2001 18:38:32 -0500

>>>>> "DM" == Dan Mick <dmick@utopia.west.sun.com> writes:

    DM> That's exactly what my "per-list template" patch, which I've
    DM> been reworking for every version since 2.0beta1, does.  I
    DM> figure the I18N stuff will completely make the patch invalid,
    DM> but "first look in the list directory" is the easy poor-man's
    DM> 'list-specific' hack.  The only problem you had with it,
    DM> Barry, as I remember, was the minor ugliness of "passing the
    DM> list around to maketext".  I ended up passing list._full_name
    DM> just to keep *some* of the data abstraction in place, but was
    DM> never really satisfied with the solution.  Maybe there should
    DM> be a "get list directory" method.

Ah, good, thanks for the reminder Dan.  Okay, once the language stuff
is solidified I'll look at your patch and work it in.