Re: Bug#619400: patch providing support for multiarch
+++ Neil Williams [2011-03-30 19:58 +0100]:
> On Wed, 30 Mar 2011 13:43:43 +0100
> Wookey <email@example.com> wrote:
> > - warn sprintf(_g("%s: Skipping the '%s' Multi-Arch package.\n"), $progname, $output);
> > + warn sprintf(_g("%s: Skipping Multi-Arch package '%s'.\n"), $progname, $output);
> It doesn't matter for dpkg-cross because, despite marking up the
> strings, I haven't received any translations for dpkg-cross, but can I
> ask why you wanted this translatable string changed?
It just seems clearer. I found I stopped reading the message at <long
package name> so never took in the 'because it's multiarch' part. I
thought it better to have that info near the beginning of the line.
It's not an important change.
> In a package like
> multistrap, a change like this would cause another two week string
> freeze delay before the upload could proceed....
> I've applied the patch, will commit to CVS later and upload possibly
Excellent - thanks.
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