translations and the ddtp
On Fri, Sep 05, 2003 at 11:21:18AM +0200, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> Op vr 05-09-2003, om 09:16 schreef Martin Quinson:
> > On Thu, Sep 04, 2003 at 10:44:08PM -0700, Joshua Kwan wrote:
> > > On Fri, Sep 05, 2003 at 07:15:57AM +0200, Martin Godisch wrote:
> > > > Are these actually used somewhere? If I switch my browser language I see
> > > > packages.d.o still in English, if I switch my environment, dselect and
> > > > apt-cache show package descriptions still in English... What are these
> > > > translations good for?
> > >
> > > Oh, also debconf templates are translated there for use in po-debconf,
> > > but those usually get to the BTS anyway.
> > Err, AFAIK, the ddtp translates the old-style debconf templates.
> Well, your knowledge is outdated, then. Please check your facts next
> time :-)
It's not so often that I'm so happy to be wrong ;)
Are you sure that the templates are stored under the po format during their
whole lifetime? Since when is it so? Where did I oversee the announcement?
Are the templates extracted from the source package now, or still from the
Thanks for correcting me, Mt.
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