[Libreoffice] po2oo: error: no such option: --skipsource

Jan Holesovsky kendy at suse.cz
Fri Apr 8 08:08:32 PDT 2011

Hi Andras,

On 2011-04-08 at 04:16 +0200, Andras Timar wrote:

> >    Hi.  This is imacat from Taiwan.  I tried to build LibreOffice from
> > git, and got the following error: "po2oo: error: no such option:
> > --skipsource".  I'm building on my Debian Squeeze 6.0.1 amd64, kernel
> > 2.6.32, gcc 4.4.5, glibc 2.11.2.  Is there anything wrong with po2oo?
> > Or is the po2oo version too old?
> Internal po2oo (in translate-toolkit module) is patched in order to
> have the --skipsource option. translate-toolkit 1.9.0 will contain
> --skipsource. Until it is released, you should use the internal
> version. configure warns you about this so basically you need to
> re-run configure and/or re-build translate-toolkit module.

Can we force the internal po2oo if it does not have the switch, or error
out if the system one is requested by an option, but does not have the
feature, please?  To avoid confusion :-)

Thank you,

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