[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: gettext w/ PHP

From: Stephan Holl
Subject: Re: gettext w/ PHP
Date: Tue, 17 Oct 2006 06:49:42 +0200
User-agent: KMail/1.9.4

Hello Bruno,

Am Montag, 16. Oktober 2006 16:19 schrieb Bruno Haible:
> Hello,
> > while fiddeling with GNU gettext and its PHP-implementation I found out,
> > that german umlauts (ß) ß gets extracted inrto double s (ss), which
> > is quite anoying using the word Massstab (scale) in german.
> >
> > I have written a small example do demostrate the behaviour. Could you
> > please give me a hint where to search for the problem?
> Please take a look at the gettext FAQ
> http://www.haible.de/bruno/gettext-FAQ.html (specifically the topic
>   German umlauts are displayed like “ge"andert” instead of “geändert”)
> and compare this with your localetest.php.

Thanks for your pointers to your FAQ. I found out that I needed to set LC_ALL 
and then gettext does the correct things for my words (e.g. Maßstab).

Best regards


PS: Perhaps you should link to your FAQ from the official GNU gettext page? 
(or maybe I have overlooked it yesterday).

Stephan Holl   : www.intevation.de/~stephan | GISpatcher: www.gispatcher.de
Intevation GmbH: www.intevation.de          | GAV e.V.: www.grass-verein.de
Georgstr.4     : 49074 Osnabrück            | 

Attachment: pgpATlcj2yhJv.pgp
Description: PGP signature

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]