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Locale::Po4a::NewsDebian - convert NEWS.Debian documents from/to PO files

The po4a (PO for anything) project goal is to ease translations (and more interestingly, the maintenance of translations) using gettext tools on areas where they were not expected like documentation.

Locale::Po4a::NewsDebian is a module to help the translation of the NEWS.Debian files into other [human] languages. Those files are where maintainer are supposed to write the important news about their package.


Not tested.

A finer split of the entries may be preferable (search for /^ */, for example), but this version is more robust and NEWS.Debian entries are not supposed to change that often.

This module is loosely inspired from /usr/lib/dpkg/parsechangelog/debian, which is:

Copyright © 1996 Ian Jackson.  This is free software; see the GNU
General Public License version 2 or later for copying conditions.  There
is NO warranty.

The adaptation for po4a was done by:

Martin Quinson (mquinson#debian.org)

Copyright © 1996 Ian Jackson.
Copyright © 2005 SPI, Inc.

This program is free software; you may redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of GPL v2.0 or later (see the COPYING file).

2024-06-08 perl v5.38.2