[PATCH 0/2] Replace intl/ with out-of-tree GNU gettext

Bruno Haible bruno@clisp.org
Fri Sep 29 16:48:10 GMT 2023


Arsen Arsenović wrote:
> Do you like the following?
> 
> @@ -486,7 +486,7 @@ found in a subdirectory of your GCC sources
>  will be built together with GCC, unless present in the system (either in
>  libc or as a stand-alone library).
>  
> -The in-tree configuration requires GNU gettext v0.22.
> +The in-tree configuration requires GNU gettext version 0.22 or later.
>  
>  @end table
>  
> @@ -2229,7 +2229,8 @@ Specifies the type of library to search
>  Only available if @file{gettext} is present in the source tree.
>  
>  Forces the gettext tree to be configured to build and use a new static
> -libintl, overriding the system libintl.
> +libintl, overriding the system libintl.  Results in GCC being built
> +against the newly built libintl rather than the system libintl.
>  
>  @item --with-catgets
>  If NLS is enabled, and if the host lacks @code{gettext} but has the

Yes, that's better. Thanks!

> >>    --with-libiconv-prefix[=DIR]  search for libiconv in DIR/include and DIR/lib
> >>    --without-libiconv-prefix     don't search for libiconv in includedir and libdir
> >>    --with-libiconv-type=TYPE     type of library to search for (auto/static/shared)
> >> +  --with-libintl-prefix[=DIR]  search for libintl in DIR/include and DIR/lib
> >> +  --without-libintl-prefix     don't search for libintl in includedir and libdir
> >> +  --with-libintl-type=TYPE     type of library to search for (auto/static/shared)
> >
> > It looks like an additional space in the middle of the last three lines would
> > provide a better alignment for the 'configure --help' output.
> 
> Hmm, I thought that AS_HELP_STRING handles that..  These flags are
> (AFAIK) from inside AM_GNU_GETTEXT, so I'm unsure on how to change this
> formatting properly.

Ah, indeed. Then you cannot change it.

Bruno





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