Using revnumber in book.xml

Marcelo Andrade mfandrade at
Wed Apr 1 19:08:37 CDT 2009

On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 5:27 AM, Dongsheng Song < at> wrote:
> Currently, we use entities from dynamic version.xml:
> <subtitle>(Compiled from &svn.l10n_revision;&ovn.version;)</subtitle>
> This works fine in XML based translation, but in PO based translation,
> this string become fuzzy when every commit !
> On the other hand, we should use the  last changed version, not the latest
> version, so I suggest use a replaceable macro, for example:
>    <subtitle>(Compiled from $$)</subtitle>
> The Makefile replace $$ with proper value at runtime.
> Any comments ?

I'm not an expert in Subversion or xsl-fo, so I'm not sure
about the effects on doing this way.  But if it will help in a
po-based translation, I think that's a nice idea.

Best regards.

Belem, PA, Amazonia, Brazil
Linux User #221105

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