[Adduser-devel] Bug#331392: adduser: incorrect po/Makefile

Marc Haber mh+debian-packages at zugschlus.de
Sun Oct 23 11:48:30 UTC 2005

On Sun, Oct 23, 2005 at 01:33:02PM +0200, Thomas Huriaux wrote:
> > That way, all changes done to the package during the build do not
> > propagate back to version control.
> > 
> > I have frequently seen packages update their debconf po files in the
> > clean target - maybe adduser should do that as well?
> This is only for the debconf templates, but indeed, you should add
> debconf-updatepo to the clean target of debian/rules, the debconf po
> files for de, el, es, nl and sv are outdated. You can do the same for
> the program (done in the svn repository AFAICS) and manpage
> translations. See the attached patch.

Applied, thanks.

> However, for the manpage translations, there is a problem. You will ask
> twice to run po4a: at the build time and at the clean time. I don't know
> how to avoid this situation.

I don't think that this hurts, but why shouldn't one remove the po4a
call from build time?


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