[Xfce-i18n] Warning: many xfce .po files have been corrupted on Transifex.com

Kevin Brubeck Unhammer unhammer at fsfe.org
Thu Sep 19 12:54:24 CEST 2013

Dimitris Glezos <glezos at transifex.com> writes:

> It's better to save a string in that form, no reason to split a string
> if the splitting isn't doing anything.
> Unless I misunderstood something, I'm not seeing why Gedit would make
> it harder to translate a string like that. If it does, maybe a bug
> report on Gedit would be a good idea.. 

The reason to split is to keep lines short and readable, especially for
people with small screens (less of an argument now than back when the
gettext format was first created, I guess). I believe many offline po
editors do this splitting.

Kevin Brubeck Unhammer

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