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Re: [d-i]: Localization and cdebconf

On Sun, Nov 18, 2001 at 05:15:26PM -0500, Joey Hess wrote:
> Tollef Fog Heen wrote:
> > I have begun looking into i18n with cdebconf.  First, it didn't parse
> > Description-$LANG lines, I have fixed this now (patches are coming
> > later).
> Looking forward to that.
> > The only things I have found in the docs are (ui.txt):
> > 
> > : The short description of the module is used as the text for its menu
> > : item.  TODO: this does not allow for easy internationalization!!
> > 
> > Does anybody have any thoughts on how we should implement i18n, or
> > should I just try to get something to work and post the patches?
> Well, I was sort of hoping that we could use whatever is developed to
> allow localization of package descriptions. But in leu of that, we can
> just use Description-ll fields, I suppose.

I can add dists/sid/main/debian-installer/binary-i386/Packages on ddtp
and maybe some translator will translate all this descriptions...

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