potool - program to aid manipulation of gettext po files

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name: potool
Package version: 0.16
Package release: 2
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 106 B
Download size: 29.81 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
This package contains the filter program 'potool', as well as a few helper scripts: poedit - helps editing of po files in your favourite editor postats - prints statistics of how much of a file is translated



    Binary package: potool_0.16-2_amd64.deb
    Source package: potool

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install potool deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install potool


    • /usr/bin/change-po-charset
    • /usr/bin/postats
    • /usr/bin/potool
    • /usr/bin/potooledit
    • /usr/share/doc/potool/NEWS.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/potool/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/potool/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man1/change-po-charset.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/postats.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/potool.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/potooledit.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/pl/man1/change-po-charset.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/pl/man1/postats.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/pl/man1/potool.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/pl/man1/potooledit.1.gz


    2014-04-22 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.16-2) unstable; urgency=low * Upload to sid. * Bumped standards-version.

    2012-09-15 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.16-1) experimental; urgency=low * New version - adds an option to preserve formatting. Closes: #518903

    2012-08-17 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.15-1) unstable; urgency=low * New version - fixes poedit on files with obsolete entries

    2012-08-16 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.14-1) unstable; urgency=low * New version - documents the fact that text gets reformatted. Closes: #602884 - adds support for "previous" strings. Closes: #641949 - uses a more sane error handling function, which does not dump core. Closes: #567940 - directly handles sensible-editor in poedit, making the debian change obsolete * Modernize the build system. - use dh and compat level 8 - for poedit vs potooledit, rather than patching the Makefile, fix up filenames after installation - bump standards-version to 3.9.3 - change the Conflicts on poedit to a Breaks, as recommended by the policy - update debian/copyright - use source format 3

    2011-06-14 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.12-1) unstable; urgency=low * New version. - Use the (correct) implicit rule to link potool. Fixes ubuntu bug 771140. * Ignore debhelper logfile.

    2010-09-18 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.11-2) unstable; urgency=high * Update Polish manpage path in update-alternatives invocation. The wrong path (apart from making the Polish manpage version unavailable via 'poedit' name) caused postinst failures with lenny's dpkg version, which made it a grave bug. Closes: #597321

    2009-09-25 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.11-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New version. Upstream and Debian are now maintained in the same Git repository. * Includes a patch to poedit from Jakub Wilk for tempfile naming and cleanup. Closes: #533833, #533835 * Includes changes to check return codes/values from calls which can write to the filesystem. Closes: #546811 * Includes some manpage undefined macro cleanups. * Policy version update: - use filter function to parse DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS (elements are now whitespace-separated) - run the test suite after building - change the localized manpages path to not include country and encoding - do not ignore make clean errors - update the homepage URL and move it from the description to the dedicated header

    2007-09-25 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.10-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream version - poedit now does some recoding, which hopefully Closes: #297074 * Added a watch file * Fixed install to obey nostrip. Closes: #437784 * Install all the new manpages properly, get rid of symlinks * Get rid of the README.PL, now that all documentation is propely in the manpages * Document that postats1 is gone in Debian.NEWS

    2007-05-15 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.9-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New upstream revision - fixed plural entries support in filtering, merging and copying msgids

    2007-05-15 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> potool (0.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New upstream revision - fixed a segfault when filtering plural entries - fixed some memleaks