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bug #52159: msgfmt don't correctly build description field in appdata.xml files

Submitter:  Asterix <asterix86>
Submitted:  Tue 03 Oct 2017 02:53:55 PM UTC
 
Category:  XML Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
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Open/Closed:  Open
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Wed 04 Oct 2017 05:21:33 AM UTC, comment #1: 

I would suggest to keep this under XML, because it is basically about that msgfmt doesn't implement the "merge" operation of itstool, but only the "join" operation:
http://itstool.org/documentation/basic-usage.html

Daiki Ueno <ueno>
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Tue 03 Oct 2017 02:53:55 PM UTC, original submission:  

For an initial description field like that:

  <description>
    <p>paragraph1
    </p>
    <p>paragraph2
    </p>
  </description>

The result file generated by msgfmt is like that:

  <description>
    <p>paragraph1
    </p>
    <p xml:lang="fr">para1</p>
    <p>paragraph2
    </p>
    <p xml:lang="fr">para2</p>
  </description>

But as described here:
https://www.freedesktop.org/software/appstream/docs/chap-CollectionData.html#tag-ct-description
description should be translated "as a whole".

Asterix <asterix86>

 

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    2017-10-04 haible CategoryAppData XML
    2017-10-03 haible CategoryXML AppData

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