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Subject: Re: .lng file format

Re: .lng file format

From: Bluechip <csbluechip_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 29 May 2007 14:41:49 +0100

PS. I have confirmed this (on irc) - the devs are aware of the
problem and will fix it asap :)

At 14:05 29/05/2007, you wrote:
>Looks like the rockbox svn server has belched ...ie. it's not your
>problem ...Daniel's normally pretty good at taking care of these
>hickups very quickly - try again in a couple of hours ;)
>
>I notice you are using the view=log link ...you will need to click
>"view" on the "head" to see the actual file contents - or use view=markup ;)
>
>BC
>
>At 13:51 29/05/2007, you wrote:
>>Hello Hamish,
>>
>>Thank you for the link. When I go visit it however, I'm getting
>>junk. Below is what I'm receiving, while trying to view the page.
>>Is it the wrong link, or a server error on rockbox?
>>---
>>Page ViewVC Exception
>>http://svn.rockbox.org/viewvc.cgi/trunk/apps/lang/english.lang?view=log ]
>>
>>An Exception Has Occurred ]
>>
>>Python Traceback ]
>>
>>Traceback (most recent call last): File
>>"/sites/svn/viewvc/lib/viewvc.py", line 3655, in main request.run_viewvc() File
>>
>>"/sites/svn/viewvc/lib/viewvc.py", line 255, in run_viewvc
>>cfg.utilities) File "/sites/svn/viewvc/lib/vclib/svn/__init__.py", line
>>
>>541, in __init__ self.repos = repos.svn_repos_open(rootpath) File
>>"/var/lib/python-support/python2.4/libsvn/repos.py", line 53, in
>>
>>svn_repos_open SubversionException: ("Can't open file
>>'/sites/svn/rockbox/format': Permission denied", 13) ]
>>
>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Hamish Mackenzie"
>><hamish_at_mackenzieoz.com>
>>To: "Rockbox" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
>>Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2007 4:06 AM
>>Subject: Re: .lng file format
>>
>>
>>>
>>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Paul Erkens" <pjealt_at_xs4all.nl>
>>>To: "Rockbox" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
>>>Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2007 10:21 AM
>>>Subject: Re: .lng file format
>>>
>>>
>>>>Hi Daniel Stenberg,
>>>>
>>>>I feel stupid now. But after a few days of searching the internet
>>>>for clarifications in the evening hours I have, I'm still not
>>>>very far ahead. It's just that too many things are assumed well
>>>>known to the reader, while trying to make sense of the
>>>>documentation provided. Terms like perl, utf-8, build environment
>>>>and so on are now clear, however the file you are pointing me to,
>>>>I just cannot find. I still want to make my own voice files.
>>>>
>>>>So, where is this .lang file located
>>>
>>>Hi Paul
>>>
>>>You can get it from the below
>>>
>>>http://svn.rockbox.org/viewvc.cgi/trunk/apps/lang/english.lang?view=log
>>>
>>>Cheers
>>>
>>>Hamish
>>>
>>>to begin with? I have english.lng from
>>>>the rockbox distribution file set. It is in .rockbox\langs. But
>>>>apparently, that is not the file I should be working with. Doing
>>>>a windows search for .lang finds 0 files. Neither on my local
>>>>drive, nor on the player. I understand the explanation of the
>>>>.lang file format you referred me to on the twiki, but even the
>>>>link on that very site leads to an internal server error when I
>>>>try to view the link about the .lang file on the twiki page. Is
>>>>it something I'd have to download separately?
>>>>----- Original Message ----- From: "Daniel Stenberg" <daniel_at_rockbox.org>
>>>>To: "Rockbox" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
>>>>Sent: Friday, May 25, 2007 10:06 PM
>>>>Subject: Re: .lng file format
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>>On Fri, 25 May 2007, Paul Erkens wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>>Where can I get the specification of the current rockbox .lng
>>>>>>file format?
>>>>>
>>>>>The .lng format should not be of much interested to people, the
>>>>>.lang should:
>>>>>
>>>>> http://www.rockbox.org/twiki/bin/view/Main/LangFiles
>>>>>
>>>>>Of course, your description of the binary .lng format was
>>>>>correct: it's just a set of zero-terminated strings prefixed
>>>>>with their (two-byte) indexes.
>>>>>
>>>>>--
>>>>> Daniel Stenberg -- http://www.rockbox.org/ -- http://daniel.haxx.se/
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>--
>>>>>No virus found in this incoming message.
>>>>>Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.5.467 / Virus Database:
>>>>>269.8.0/817 - Release Date: 5/24/2007 4:01 PM
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>--
>>>No virus found in this incoming message.
>>>Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.5.472 / Virus Database:
>>>269.8.0/820 - Release Date: 5/27/2007 12:31 PM
Received on 2007-05-29


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