Contribution: Translating into spanish

Dirk Hohndel dirk at
Tue Oct 9 18:06:41 PDT 2012

"Lubomir I. Ivanov" <neolit123 at> writes:
>> That's nice - again, how would this integrate with the build tools that
>> we use, where is the upstream open source implementation?
> here is a small, multiplatform library test (0.1 that is) for parsing
> INI like files that i just wrote.
> this is mostly a POC in plain ANSI C.
> it covers the basics for something like UTF-8 language files:
> - fast
> - tiny footprint
> - clean API
> - elementary dictionary
> i can easily add some sort of primitive caching algorithm.
> no need to compile extra files like "gettext" to make it all work - it
> can be used to simply load language file on runtime.
> while this might be usable elsewhere i really don't wan't subsurface
> to depend on something like that.
> so yeah just a POC, but could be usable.
> tested on windows 7 and ubuntu 12.04.

Yes, this can be done. But I think Linus and I both agree. Let's just
use gettext with all its pros and cons and be done with it...


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