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bug #55148: xgettext fails to detect 'gettext -e' and 'eval_gettext -e' strings

Submitter:  Bruno Haible <haible>
Submitted:  Sun 02 Dec 2018 11:46:32 AM UTC
Category:  Shell Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  haible
Open/Closed:  Closed
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Mon 19 Aug 2019 09:02:16 AM UTC, comment #3: 

> While 'gettext "abcde"' in shell script is well recognizeable,
> 'gettext -e "abcde"' is not recognizeable at all.

This is now fixed:

The fix will be contained in the next release.

> Similar with 'eval_gettext'.

eval_gettext does not support a '-e' option. See the documentation:

Thanks for the report.

Bruno Haible <haible>
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Mon 19 Aug 2019 09:01:28 AM UTC, comment #2: 

> Did you fix 'gettext -s' yet?

What do you mean? Is gettext -s malfunctioning (other than the escapes handling that I just fixed), or do you want xgettext to recognize 'gettext -s' invocations?

Bruno Haible <haible>
Project Administrator
Fri 21 Dec 2018 02:57:29 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Did you fix 'gettext -s' yet?

Markus Gothe <nihilus>
Sun 02 Dec 2018 11:46:32 AM UTC, original submission:  
Bruno Haible <haible>
Project Administrator


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