[Mailman-i18n] bin/transcheck

Simone Piunno pioppo at ferrara.linux.it
Tue Dec 24 14:30:49 EST 2002

On Tue, Dec 24, 2002 at 02:09:04PM +0100, Daniel Buchmann wrote:

> What I'm trying to do in this entry, is to explain to the user how to
> use the variable names. The english text does not have that explanation,
> so that's probably why transcheck reports this as an error. But wouldn't
> a double %-sign tell python (and transcheck) that this is not a variable
> that is to be replaced by some value?

yes you are right: double-%% means a literal single % (e.g. no
interpolation will be done).
transcheck should not complain, but it has a very naive parser and I 
think it's not worth adding complexity.

Adde parvum parvo magnus acervus erit.
Simone Piunno, FerraraLUG - http://members.ferrara.linux.it/pioppo

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