Re: about gettext

On Tue, Dec 05, 2000 at 12:21:28AM -0200, Lauris Kaplinski wrote:
> Wait...
> Writing program in spanish is theoretically OK. The only problem is, that
> "C" locale supports only 7bit ASCII, so you cannot code most europaean
> languages other than english in it.
> But US people should really set their locale to en_US, not expecting, that
> every program is written in english AFAIK.

If you write your program in English you cut yourself off from our
established translation team.  We have people capable of
English->[native languate], but we don't have such a team for Spanish.

Ian Peters
itp helixcode com

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