bugGNU gettext - Bugs: bug #52159, msgfmt don't correctly build...


You are not allowed to post comments on this tracker with your current authentication level.

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
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open

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:

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

For an initial description field like that:


The result file generated by msgfmt is like that:

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

But as described here:
description should be translated "as a whole".

Asterix <asterix86>


(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

No files currently attached


Depends on the following items: None found

Items that depend on this one: None found


Carbon-Copy List
  • -email is unavailable- added by ueno (Posted a comment)
  • -email is unavailable- added by haible (Updated the item)
  • -email is unavailable- added by asterix86 (Submitted the item)

    There are 0 votes so far. Votes easily highlight which items people would like to see resolved in priority, independently of the priority of the item set by tracker managers.




    Follow 2 latest changes.

    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2017-10-04 haible CategoryAppData XML
    2017-10-03 haible CategoryXML AppData

    Back to the top

    Powered by Savane 3.11