Gettext depending on libgcj

Abel Cheung abelcheung at
Fri Jan 6 02:22:46 GMT 2006

On 1/6/06, Travis Watkins <alleykat at> wrote:
> On 1/5/06, Abel Cheung <abelcheung at> wrote:
> > However, this dependency looks like too cumbersome. gettext java
> > component is only used for extracting Java l10n strings or writing
> > java classes, which is not used by any "normal" users IMHO.
> > Is splitting of java stuff an appropriate thing to do?
> When is gettext ever used by "normal" users?

I wrongly assumed part of gettext-base belonged to gettext.
But still, for those people using gettext (translators, software
maintainers etc), I rarely encounter anybody who needs to
deal with java.


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