Tools to produce multi-lingual messages
Gettext is a package providing a framework for translating the textual output of programs into multiple languages. It provides translators with the means to create message catalogs, as well as an Emacs mode to work with them, and a runtime library to load translated messages from the catalogs.
Nearly all GNU packages use Gettext.
DocumentationDocumentation included and available online at https://gnu.org/software/gettext/manual/index.html
This is a GNU package:gettext
released on 11 June 2016
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv3orlater||Genium||5 January 2017|
|LGPLv2.1orlater||Genium||5 January 2017|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/gettext.git|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://git.savannah.gnu.org/gitweb/?p=gettext.git|
|Required to use||glibc|
|Weak prerequisite||GNU Grep|
|Weak prerequisite||GNU ncurses|
|Weak prerequisite||Java (gcj)|
|Weak prerequisite||C# (mono)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 5 January 2017.
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