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Re: #38544: Gettext solution (Was: Re: gettext packages)

> At 15:13 +0200 1999-06-06, Torsten Landschoff wrote:
> >Problem: You can not move only the binary. You would have to move the source
> >also. This would make a huge diff against libc ;-)
> `gettext' is not a very large program, the source is one 8713 byte 
> file. Everything it needs is already in libc.

Haven't checked out libc, but are things like getopts included in
libc?  Check out the lib/ directory of the gettext package source
code.  Also, would want to include the translations of the gettext
strings in the libc catalogs -- this is not hard, though.



  Julian Gilbey, Dept of Maths, QMW, Univ. of London. J.D.Gilbey@qmw.ac.uk
        Debian GNU/Linux Developer,  see http://www.debian.org/~jdg

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