gettext probs on 4.9

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Thu Feb 26 06:23:50 PST 2004

siraj kutlusan <defcon8 at> writes:

> when i first installed freebsd 4.9 (stable) i had major probs with
> gettext. i had to reinstall my freebsd and while installing not install
> anything that needed gettext and then afterthe install i had to compile
> anything that i wanted that wasnt already there after doing a cvsup.
> will this problem be solved in the next version of freebsd? and also are
> there any gettext problems in freebsd 5.2.1 at the moment with gettext

gettext is fine.

If you upgrade gettext across a major version boundary, you have to
rebuild everything that depends on gettext.  There's nothing that
FreeBSD can do about that.

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