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Re: gettext, multiple Preferred languages, and English




Hi Andrew,

On 21/04/2019 12:08, Andrew Janke wrote:
https://public-inbox.org/git/d001a2b5-57c3-1eb3-70fd-679919bb2eb6@xxxxxxxxxxx/
I don't think it would even have
to be actively maintained, because for new message strings that aren't
included in the .po file, it would fall back to the non-translated input
strings, which are in English anyway, which is the desired behavior.
Given the above comment, could the en.po file (https://github.com/apjanke/git/blob/english-dummy-translation/po/en.po) be some very very short version with only one 'translated' string? This may be a way-off comment, but if it could be such a simple maintenance free file then that sounds sensible.

also adding in Jiang Xin <worldhello.net@xxxxxxxxx>, the coordinator for extra comment.

Philip