[pacman-dev] CVS update of pacman-lib (3 files)

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Sun Mar 11 17:05:51 EDT 2007

On 3/11/07, Roman Kyrylych <roman.kyrylych at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2007/3/11, Dan McGee <dan at archlinux.org>:
> >     Date: Sunday, March 11, 2007 @ 16:53:51
> >   Author: dan
> >     Path: /home/cvs-pacman/pacman-lib
> >
> >    Added: src/pacman/po/ru_RU.po (1.1)
> > Modified: doc/pacman.8 (1.8 -> 1.9) src/pacman/po/LINGUAS (1.4 -> 1.5)
> >
> > * Added Russian language translation. Thanks!
> >   Вам Зачем <4rayven at gmail.com>
> Note that Вам Зачем is not a real Russian name (it's not a name at
> all), just FYI.

Haha, thanks then. I just figured it was because it is in the place a
name normally goes. I cannot read Russian. :) What should I be

> > * Updated manpage to document --cachedir and --dbpath options.
> I'm confused here. Is it ok to update manpages during string freeze?
> I guess the difference between updating manpages and strings is that
> when string will be changed and not updated - it will be displayed in
> English, so updating it during freeze is not allowed, right?

"Strings" are the messages that make it into the po files. Since as
far as I know no one has been translating the manpages (correct me if
I am wrong), I wasn't as concerned about updating them to be full
documentation, because it won't break any translations which is the
real reason behind a string freeze.


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