[Xfce-i18n] Usage of msgmerge

Nick Schermer nickschermer at gmail.com
Wed May 11 15:58:28 CEST 2011

On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 3:55 PM, Sergio Cipolla <secipolla at gmail.com> wrote:
> You could also upload the files to master directly. Most of them, if not
> all, will have the exact same strings.
> If one or two miss something then you complete it.
> Re. msgmerge, there's a how-to in translations.xfce.org.
> On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 10:28 AM, Pjotr <pliniusminor at gmail.com> wrote:
>> @Nick: neither the man pages of msgmerge nor a Google query, sufficed
>> to let me see the light concerning the use of msgmerge. The man is
>> your friend, they say, but unfortunately not mine, not now....
>> So: could you please help me out by supplying an example command,
>> where "stable.po" is the fully translated stable package, and
>> "master.po" is the largely untranslated development package in master?
>> In other words, what is the msgmerge command to transfer the
>> translations from "stable.po" to "master.po"?

See also http://wiki.xfce.org/translations/msgmerge. Like Sergio
already said, most of the 4.8 and master likes are nearly the same.


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