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NAME

msgunfmt - uncompile message catalog from binary format

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SYNOPSIS

msgunfmt [OPTION] [FILE]...

DESCRIPTION

Convert binary message catalog to Uniforum style .po file.

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

    Operation mode:

-j, --java Java mode: input is a Java ResourceBundle class
--csharp
  C# mode: input is a .NET .dll file
--csharp-resources
  C# resources mode: input is a .NET .resources file
--tcl Tcl mode: input is a tcl/msgcat .msg file

    Input file location:

FILE ... input .mo files
If no input file is given or if it is -, standard input is read.

    Input file location in Java mode:

-r, --resource=RESOURCE
  resource name
-l, --locale=LOCALE
  locale name, either language or language_COUNTRY
The class name is determined by appending the locale name to the resource name, separated with an underscore. The class is located using the CLASSPATH.

    Input file location in C# mode:

-r, --resource=RESOURCE
  resource name
-l, --locale=LOCALE
  locale name, either language or language_COUNTRY
-d DIRECTORY
  base directory for locale dependent .dll files
The -l and -d options are mandatory. The .dll file is located in a subdirectory of the specified directory whose name depends on the locale.

    Input file location in Tcl mode:

-l, --locale=LOCALE
  locale name, either language or language_COUNTRY
-d DIRECTORY
  base directory of .msg message catalogs
The -l and -d options are mandatory. The .msg file is located in the specified directory.

    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 -.

    Output details:

-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 indented output style
--strict
  write strict uniforum style
-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

    Informative output:

-h, --help display this help and exit
-V, --version
  output version information and exit
-v, --verbose
  increase verbosity level

AUTHOR

Written by Ulrich Drepper.

REPORTING BUGS

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

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 1995-1998, 2000-2007 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 msgunfmt is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and msgunfmt programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info msgunfmt
should give you access to the complete manual.


GNU gettext-tools 0.17 MSGUNFMT (1) November 2007
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