[Python-Dev] Including translated doc strings in 2.4

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Thu Jul 1 23:28:34 CEST 2004

Stephan Richter wrote:
> The standard directory for gettext files is "locales".

In what sense is that "standard"? In a source distribution,
the standard directory is called "po". In an installed system,
the .mo files are in <prefix>/share/locale/<lang>/LC_MESSAGES.
However, that structure is not appropriate if you don't have
complete locales, but just message catalogs.


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