[Rpm-maint] [PATCH] fix truncated "file conflict" error message in russian
pmatilai at laiskiainen.org
Sat Dec 22 11:59:41 UTC 2007
On Thu, 20 Dec 2007, Pixel wrote:
> fix truncated "file conflict" error message in russian
> nb: the utf8 russian string is 124 chars, whereas the i18n'ed should be <100bytes
> the patch uses asprintf. I'm not sure what compatibility is needed.
AFAIK Solaris doesn't have asprintf() so that's a bit of a problem.
On the other hand, there are a number of places within rpm that would
benefit from asprintf().
Using gnulib (instead of what's currently in misc/) would solve this
issue... Ralf, did you actually look into using gnulib beyond the initial
> a simpler patch not using asprintf is to raise the constant 100 to 200
> (or 300, who knows...)
I think for 4.4.2.x, the "minimal impact" approach of just raising the
constant enough would be more appropriate to avoid bringing in new
- Panu -
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