Re: getting translated description of packages through apt
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On 22-10-2007 13:15, Miriam Ruiz wrote:
> I want to add i18n support to GoPlay!, but to do so I'll have to be
> able to get the translated description of the packages through apt. Do
> you know if that is supported through libapt or any other library?
The support is added to apt since 2006 and should show
up in libapt-pkg-dev, IIRC aptitude and synaptic got package
descriptions translated without needing anything special from
So yes, apt (and its libraries) should give you the
resources to deal with translated descriptions.
Hope this helps.
Felipe Augusto van de Wiel (faw)
"Debian. Freedom to code. Code to freedom!"
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