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Manual Reference Pages  -  MSGATTRIB (1)

NAME

msgattrib - attribute matching and manipulation on message catalog

CONTENTS

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SYNOPSIS

msgattrib [OPTION] [INPUTFILE]

DESCRIPTION

Filters the messages of a translation catalog according to their attributes, and manipulates the attributes.

Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too.

    Input file location:

INPUTFILE
  input PO file
-D, --directory=DIRECTORY
  add DIRECTORY to list for input files search
If no input file is given or if it is -, standard input is read.

    Output file location:

-o, --output-file=FILE
  write output to specified file
The results are written to standard output if no output file is specified or if it is -.

    Message selection:

--translated
  keep translated, remove untranslated messages
--untranslated
  keep untranslated, remove translated messages
--no-fuzzy
  remove ’fuzzy’ marked messages
--only-fuzzy
  keep ’fuzzy’ marked messages
--no-obsolete
  remove obsolete #~ messages
--only-obsolete
  keep obsolete #~ messages

    Attribute manipulation:

--set-fuzzy
  set all messages ’fuzzy’
--clear-fuzzy
  set all messages non-’fuzzy’
--set-obsolete
  set all messages obsolete
--clear-obsolete
  set all messages non-obsolete
--previous
  when setting ’fuzzy’, keep previous msgids of translated messages.
--clear-previous
  remove the "previous msgid" from all messages
--empty when removing ’fuzzy’, also set msgstr empty
--only-file=FILE.po
  manipulate only entries listed in FILE.po
--ignore-file=FILE.po
  manipulate only entries not listed in FILE.po
--fuzzy synonym for --only-fuzzy --clear-fuzzy
--obsolete
  synonym for --only-obsolete --clear-obsolete

    Input file syntax:

-P, --properties-input
  input file is in Java .properties syntax
--stringtable-input
  input file is in NeXTstep/GNUstep .strings syntax

    Output details:

--color use colors and other text attributes always
--color=WHEN
  use colors and other text attributes if WHEN. WHEN may be ’always’, ’never’, ’auto’, or ’html’.
--style=STYLEFILE
  specify CSS style rule file for --color
-e, --no-escape
  do not use C escapes in output (default)
-E, --escape
  use C escapes in output, no extended chars
--force-po
  write PO file even if empty
-i, --indent
  write the .po file using indented style
--no-location
  do not write ’#: filename:line’ lines
-n, --add-location
  generate ’#: filename:line’ lines (default)
--strict
  write out strict Uniforum conforming .po file
-p, --properties-output
  write out a Java .properties file
--stringtable-output
  write out a NeXTstep/GNUstep .strings file
-w, --width=NUMBER
  set output page width
--no-wrap do not break long message lines, longer than the output page width, into several lines
-s, --sort-output
  generate sorted output
-F, --sort-by-file
  sort output by file location

    Informative output:

-h, --help display this help and exit
-V, --version
  output version information and exit

AUTHOR

Written by Bruno Haible.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-gnu-gettext@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2001-2010 Free Software Foundation, Inc. License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for msgattrib is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and msgattrib programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info msgattrib
should give you access to the complete manual.
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