Re: Improving pre checkin requirements for man page translations?
On Sat, 05 Nov 2011, Helge Kreutzmann wrote:
> However, when trying to "build" the translation by running:
> git clean -d -X -f
> autoreconf -f -i
> make -C po update-po
> make -C dselect/po update-po
> make -C scripts/po update-po
> make -C man update-po
> it unfortunately still fails with some formatting errors.
If that's true, it's strange that none of the automatic build failed:
Or does it auto-disable the corresponding language without failing?
> While in principle this can be fixed (Kenshi-San, could you run the
> above sequence please and fix the errors found?) it would be great if
> the pre-checkin checks could check those as well. However, not beeing
> po errors probably this is not easy?
Well, such tests are not quick and executing them for each commit in a
hook seems sub-optimal.
It's possible to use some robot to handle the merge of new branch only
after a successul build but I think it's a bit overkill for us. And it
would also further confuse translators.
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