[Pkg-mailman-hackers] Bug#668304: Bug#668304: mailman: Translations should use unicode charset

Thorsten Glaser t.glaser at tarent.de
Thu May 3 12:38:59 UTC 2012

On Thu, 3 May 2012, Santiago Vila wrote:

> That solution is a hack, really. The gettext system was designed to
> allow translators to use whatever charset encoding they wish, and
> there is no need to change all the translations for that.

Yes, but mailman uses only one encoding per language,
and that encoding for both gettext and whatever else
it needs to do then.

And a hack is still good enough for Mailman 2, I guess.
The FSF only wants real fixes to go into Mailman 3…

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