Re: Bug#70842: project: I want dpkg and apt supporting foreing languages because I can translate to Portuguese.
On Tue, 5 Sep 2000, Alfredo Kengi Kojima wrote:
> > I'd accept proper i18ning patches quite readily.. The trouble is that C++
> > iostreams just don't i18 very well.
> Would a patch that uses fprintf() instead of iostreams
Well, I don't see any option really. I'm not aware of any C++ standards
activity in this area so prtinf/fprintf are all that are left.
There are a bunch of error messages generated by the library that are
amazingly rare that I don't really want to see translated, that alone
should make this quite a managable task I think - the bulk of the changes
are in apt-get.cc