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Re: Gratuitous header changes by l10n-sync

On Thursday 07 October 2004 06:42, Christian Perrier wrote:
> -differences between gettext tools on the translators machines and
> those on the machine l10n-sync is run on
> -differences between gettext tools between the different machines
> l10n-sync is run on

> A very frequent reason for changes without real content change are
> small differences in the way gettext tools handle wrapping of msgid's
> and msgstr's. This does not always occur similarly, depending on the
> version of tools. This is what I have noticed between woody and
> sarge/sid machines for instance.

hm, you could run both sides through 'msgattrib --nowrap' (or use some 
arbitrary wrapping number) before comparing them. That should solve the 
wrapping problem at least. 
Cheers, cobaco (aka Bart Cornelis)
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