[Libvir] [PATCH] mark error messages as translatable

Jim Meyering jim at meyering.net
Mon Mar 24 11:26:51 UTC 2008

Daniel Veillard <veillard at redhat.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 23, 2008 at 07:50:24PM +0100, Guido Günther wrote:
>> This patch marks the error messages in qemu_driver.c as translatable,
>> some of them were marked as such already. Please apply.
> [...]
>>          qemudReportError(conn, NULL, NULL, VIR_ERR_INTERNAL_ERROR,
>> -                         "cannot create bridge '%s' : %s", name, strerror(err));
>> +                         _("cannot create bridge '%s' : %)"), name, strerror(err));
>  Patch is a bit broken here, otherwise that looks fine. I'm wondering why
> that wasn't check by 'make syntax-check' as other modules are checked for
> translatable strings.

I explained why, fixed the underlying problem,
and fixed about 1/3 of the violations it exposed
with this big patch:


But for your objection, I would have applied that change weeks ago.
I've been waiting for a reply to my question at the end of the thread:


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