[GRASS translations] translate d.m

Stephan Holl sholl at gmx.net
Wed Oct 27 05:29:43 EDT 2004

Hello Glynn, 

On Wed, 27 Oct 2004 02:55:08 +0100 Glynn Clements
<glynn at gclements.plus.com> wrote:

> Stephan Holl wrote:
> > is there an option to translate the GUI (d.m) as well with the
> > *.po-Files?
> No. Tcl doesn't have a gettext binding. There is the msgcat package,
> which performs a similar task; lib/gtcltk/gmsg.tcl provides an
> interface to it.

OK, I see. thanks for the clarification.

> However, that isn't used at present in the tcltkgrass/d.m code, so if
> you want to translate the UI, you will have to msgcat-ize the code
> first. OTOH, lib/init/gis_set.tcl does use it, so you can use that as
> an example.

I will have a closer look at it when there is more time.

THanks anyway.


Stephan Holl

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