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Re: Translation of init scripts

On Tue, Jul 13, 1999 at 12:08:31AM +0100, Julian Gilbey wrote:
> printf "`$echo 'Starting %s: %s'`" foo bar
> Don't you just love shell quoting?!

I do, but this would be twice as slow :-)

> BTW, you probably want to use something like:
> if test -x /usr/bin/gettext; then echo='gettext -s'; else echo=echo; fi
> or similar instead of assuming that gettext exists.

if test -x /etc/init.d/setlang.sh
  then echo="gettext -s"
  else echo=echo

this is pretty much what I did. It only assumes that
/etc/init.d/setlang.sh is distributed _with_ gettext.

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