[vlc-devel] Translations for VLC 1.2.0

Christophe Mutricy xtophe at chewa.net
Fri Nov 25 00:40:34 CET 2011

On Wed, Nov 16, 11 at 16:58 +0100, Eric Lassauge wrote:
> http://rpmfarm.free.fr/src/Patches/VLC/vlc-1.2.0-pre1-fr.po
Will merge soon.

> Some remarks (towards vlc-dev or the other translators):
> 1/ Some files are still missing in po/POTFILES.in.
> Is it possible to check if my updated list is correct:
> http://rpmfarm.free.fr/src/Patches/VLC/vlc-1.2.0-pre1-POTFILES.in


> 2/ Some strings from share/vlc/lua/http/index.html are not included
> in vlc.pot, and I didn't manage to have them recognized (each line
> of this form: ' title="<?vlc gettext( ', certainly becauses the
> gettext is already inside a pair or " )
> I managed to extract the strings by replacing the pairs of " and
> using xgettext on a modified file. The resulting pot file is here: http://rpmfarm.free.fr/src/Patches/VLC/vlc-1.2.0-pre1-share_lua_http_index_html.pot
> This file is finally merged (by using msgcat) with vlc.pot before
> launching make in the po directory again: it's not really simple!

404 but i see a script for that in your repo. What's the license of the
script ?

> Is someone able to correct the i18N extraction from
> share/vlc/lua/http/index.html ?

I don't have the time at the moment. The problem is not writing a script,
it is to incorporate it in the Makefiles. Which are generated by
autopoint for po/ which let very little way to improve the situation (cf the
qt4/*.ui for more issues)


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