Re: po-debconf patches and woody backportability (was: Re: [VAC] 25 july - 26 august)
On Thu, Jul 24, 2003 at 11:29:35PM +0200, Denis Barbier wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 24, 2003 at 11:29:13AM +0100, Colin Watson wrote:
> > When building with po-debconf, a format 1 (no encoding specifications,
> > woody-compatible) debian/templates file is generated in the clean target
> > and shipped in the source package, but a format 2 (UTF8-encoded,
> > woody-incompatible) debian/templates file is generated in binary-arch
> > for the binary package only.
> One minor correction, the difference between formats 1 and 2 is that
> with the latter encoding is part of field name.
Indeed, sorry, I was simplifying format 2 a bit. In my particular case I
use '-e utf8' throughout.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]