Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 16:40:48 +0200 From: John Spencer <maillist-musl@...fooze.de> To: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Best place to discuss other lightweight libraries? On 04/23/2013 02:50 PM, LM wrote: > Rich Felker wrote: >> On Mon, Apr 22, 2013 at 06:47:02PM +0200, Daniel Cegiełka wrote: >>> >>> https://github.com/rofl0r/gettext-tiny >> I think the goal is to have gettext functionality, not just stubs. >> Please correct me if I'm mistaken. >> >> With that said, an old version of GNU gettext should work fine. I >> wasn't even aware that the current version depends on glib; it >> certainly didn't in the past. > > Correct, I was looking for a functional drop-in replacement that was better > designed or at least needed less dependencies. [...] > I did find an old version of bsd > gettext ( > http://www.postgresql.org/message-id/Pine.LNX.email@example.com) > that appears to be able to replace libintl and gettext. It doesn't > supply replacements for msgfmt, msgmerge, xgettext. Was checking if > gettext-tiny might replace them, but doesn't seem to supply the gettext-tiny is currently working as a stub that bounces back the original english message. however msgfmt and msgmerge use a full blown .po parser that can easily be adapted to do the translation thing. you are welcome to do the work (as long as you dont use C++)! > functionality used by the Open Source program I was trying to compile. > Doesn't even get past the configure tests. which program was that ? the main idea behind gettext-tiny is that it should make all configure scripts happy. so this is a bug, please report details here or open an issue on the github repo.
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