potool - program to aid manipulation of gettext po files

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename potool_0.16-3_i386.deb
Package name potool
Package version 0.16
Package release 3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category universe/utils
Homepage http://marcin.owsiany.pl/potool-page
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Download size 31.39 KB
Installed size 80.00 KB
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


Package Version Architecture Repository
potool_0.16-3_amd64.deb 0.16 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
potool - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.16.0


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package potool_0.16-3_i386.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




2017-09-24 - Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>
potool (0.16-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Updated standards-version, no changes needed
* Declare build-dependency on rename. Closes: #876619
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
* 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
* 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
- 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
* 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

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