strange location of gettext.h

Charles Wilson
Thu Dec 5 11:54:00 GMT 2002

Joe Buehler wrote:
> The gettext.h header file is under /usr/share/gettext, along with
> some other headers in the same package.  Is there some reason
> that the header cannot be put under /usr/include?  Configure
> scripts will not find it where it currently is.

They should not be looking for it.  The correct include file for gettext 
internationalization is "libintl.h".

gettext.h is an internal header file; it ships with the gettext-devel 
package in /usr/share/gettext/intl as part of the source code archive 
needed for proper 'gettextize' operation.


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