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Re: Errors in the Catalan translation of wu-ftpd

On Tue, Feb 22, 2005 at 11:45:18PM +0000, Chris Butler wrote:
> When I run msgfmt on the Catalan translation of the wu-ftpd debconf
> messages, I get the following errors:
> ca.po:112:2: invalid multibyte sequence
> ca.po:126:58: invalid multibyte sequence
> msgfmt: found 2 fatal errors
> Is this a problem, or can I safely ignore it?

It is a major problem. The file headers advertises UTF-8 input but the
file encoding is latin1. Can you recode it from iso-8859-1 to UTF-8,
using recode or iconv?

Something like `recode l1..u8 ca.po` should do.

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