[XML-SIG] Specializing DOM exceptions

uche.ogbuji@fourthought.com uche.ogbuji@fourthought.com
Sat, 25 Nov 2000 20:59:33 -0700

> uche.ogbuji@fourthought.com writes:
>  > I'm unclear here.  Is it really so difficult to add a de_DE.py (or
>  > whatever) for translating the error strings?
>  >
>  > When I put in the i18n hooks, I thought about gettext, but it's not
>  > available in a straightforward manner for Windows and some UNIX
>  > systems.  Also, does distutils provide any support for gettext
>  > database pre-processing?
>   Are the tools in Tools/i18n/ not sufficient?  If not, I'm sure
> Martin & Barry would like to know!  Perhaps the documentation needs to
> be improved?

Cool!  Thanks for the pointer.  I had no idea Python provided a gettext 
work-alike.  Hopefully it uses GNU gettext if available for maximum 
performance and interop, but even if it doesn't, it's at least as good as my 

It goes on the list...

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