Re: commit - Move Toolbar Strings into .string files

From: Dom Lachowicz (
Date: Tue Sep 10 2002 - 19:47:00 EDT

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    On Tuesday, September 10, 2002, at 07:18 PM, Kenneth J.Davis wrote:

    > I have only one question, is gettext actually ported to Windows... or
    > at least 'clean' code that not only compiles on Windows (or name
    > your favorite non-POSIX/UNIXish platform) but has no hard coded
    > expectations of paths, temp directories, etc. ?
    > We already have popt... so before adding another dependency
    > that needs work on non-Unix platforms, I am just curious how
    > much work will platform maintainers need to do? If it is
    > like PNG/ZIP/etc then from its benefits I think it will be a
    > great advantage and easy to use, but having never used it I am
    > curious if anyone has experience with it on non-Unix platforms.
    > I suppose Michael Pritchett or someone has already looked into
    > this or at least aware of its use on other platforms.

    Hi Jeremy,

    Yeah, it works fine on Windows. GTK+ and Glib on windows use it, the
    Gimp uses it, a bunch of command line tools use it. As far as I've
    seen, it's very generic C code.


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