Re: Localization-config uploaded, 2 strings for translation
(CCing d-boot as I want to make sure I have not misunderstood
On Δευ 06 Σεπ 2004 01:00, Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña wrote:
> Ah, I see, I thought there was one script per language but,
> actually, you execute the $release script with the language as a
Yes, it's better that way, no duplicating of code, and since pretty
much all languages have similar ways to set things it would be a
waste of space to have a script per language (actually per locale
> I will look at the scripts and will probably ask some more
> questions :-) In any case, from the scripts I see there and what I
> do in user-es:
> - lynx.cfg's PREFERRED_LANGUAGE and CHARACTER_SET is not modified
Ok, we can integrate this in l-c.
> - /etc/environment is not modified
this is not supposed to be configured in l-c, it's configured at boot
time by d-i/base-config. I don't think we should touch this.
> - /etc/locale.nopurge is not modified (for locale-purge)
I have no idea about this one.
> - /etc/texmf/language.dat is not modified (for TeX/LaTeX
> hyphenation rules and some other things)
Doesn't tetex configure this itself? If not, and if there are no
immediate plans to do so, we can include such a script in l-c.
> - /etc/inputrc is not modified (need to use non-ASCII characteres
> in console)
I don't know about that I had the impression that it's configured
> - /etc/latex2html.config is not modified (for LaTeX generation
> - Mozilla's preferences are not modified
> (general.useragent.locale, intl.accept_languages and
Ok, we can do both (actually I already wanted to do mozilla).
> - The keymap for console is not installed
This is a matter of the console-* packages not l-c.
> - /etc/Muttrc is not modified (for locale and charset)
We can do this.
> Maybe some of those changers are spanish specific but I will take a
> look at how I can integrate them in localization-config...
Feel free to prepare a patch. Mind you, there are many ready routines
to add/set a variable in a configuration file and it would be best to
use what is already there. Please let me know before you commit your