Re: Move intltool to External Deps from Dev Platform
- From: "Lucas Rocha" <lucasr gnome org>
- To: "Rodney Dawes" <dobey gnome org>, "Gnome Release Team" <release-team gnome org>, desktop-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Move intltool to External Deps from Dev Platform
- Date: Sun, 4 Jan 2009 15:40:16 +0000
2008/12/18 Vincent Untz <vuntz gnome org>:
> Le lundi 15 décembre 2008, à 09:48 -0500, Rodney Dawes a écrit :
>> I would like to propose that we remove intltool from the Developer
>> Platform module set, and place it in External Dependencies. As
>> intltool is a build tool, rather than a library, and is meant to
>> be useful outside the scope of GNOME. The project web page and
>> mailing list are hosted on FreeDesktop, though the mailing list is
>> basically a spam dump at this point.
>> As intltool is a generic build tool, it is meant to be used by more
>> projects than just GNOME, and I would like to start furthering that
>> ideology. There is currently interest in possibly using intltool for
>> translatable resources in WINE as well. I think it makes more sense
>> as an external dep, than as part of the platform modules.
>> What do you think?
> Makes some sense to me. No objection?
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