MSGCVT(1) User Commands MSGCVT(1)


NAME


msgcvt - convert message file to and from HTML

SYNOPSIS


msgcvt [-hmr]


DESCRIPTION


msgcvt reads a gencat(1) format file on the standard input and converts
it to HTML on the standard output. The input file must contain the
control statement $quote " and use the " character to quote message text.
The output is in a form suitable for automatic translation by web sites
such as http://babelfish.altavista.com.

OPTIONS


The following options are supported:

-h
--html
Generate HTML from gencat(1) input.

This is the default.


-m
--msg
Generate a gencat(1) message file from (presumably translated)
HTML. Wide characters are UTF-8 encoded.


-r
--raw
The message file is raw message text, one message per line,
with no quoting or line numbering.


EXIT STATUS


0
Successful completion.


>0
One or more specified jobs does not exist.


EXAMPLES


Example 1: Generating a gencat Message Catalog File




The following example generates a gencat(1) message catalog file from an
HTML file:


example% cat example.html | msgcvt -m > examplecat


AUTHORS


Glenn Fowler, gsf@research.att.com

ATTRIBUTES


See attributes(7) for descriptions of the following attributes:


+--------------------+-----------------+
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+--------------------+-----------------+
|Interface Stability | Volatile |
+--------------------+-----------------+

SEE ALSO


gencat(1), msgcc(1), msggen(1), attributes(7)


October 9, 2007 MSGCVT(1)