[Debian-l10n-devel] Stats not accurate again

Nicolas François nicolas.francois at centraliens.net
Wed May 28 19:21:20 UTC 2008

On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 05:54:22PM +0200, Christian Perrier wrote:
> This happens when I'm doing weid gettext actions on PO files. As
> gettext utilities can't act "inline" on a file, I need to work on
> intermediate files...which I create in NEW/OLD subdirs.
> Bad habit, I know..:)

Some tools support reading and writing to the same file
("msgcat -o foo foo" works correctly).
If more complexe operations are needed (e.g. with pipes), you can use
sponge (from moreutils).


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