Imroving translations via

John Ralls jralls at
Mon May 8 21:35:30 EDT 2017

> On May 8, 2017, at 1:55 PM, Frank H. Ellenberger <frank.h.ellenberger at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I just watched merging PRs is not sufficient to make the improvement
> visible, because 'make mos' or 'msgmerge po/LL.po po/gnucash-htdocs.pot
> -o po/LL.po' is not triggered.
> Should we
> * ask the committers to include the .mo file, having some binary
> overhead in each commit,
> * write a reminder (where) for core devs,
> * something else?

No, pull requestors shouldn't be providing compiled catalogs. That would introduce an enormous security hole.

The best solution would be to fire off 'make translations' or some such with a receive hook on code that runs before the updated pages are pushed to Linas.

John Ralls

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