15.3 The Translator’s View

The translator works exactly as in the C language case. The only difference is that when translating format strings, she has to be aware of the language’s particular syntax for positional arguments in format strings.

c-format:    C Format Strings
objc-format:    Objective C Format Strings
python-format:    Python Format Strings
java-format:    Java Format Strings
csharp-format:    C# Format Strings
javascript-format:    JavaScript Format Strings
scheme-format:    Scheme Format Strings
lisp-format:    Lisp Format Strings
elisp-format:    Emacs Lisp Format Strings
librep-format:    librep Format Strings
ruby-format:    Ruby Format Strings
sh-format:    Shell Format Strings
awk-format:    awk Format Strings
lua-format:    Lua Format Strings
object-pascal-format:    Object Pascal Format Strings
smalltalk-format:    Smalltalk Format Strings
qt-format:    Qt Format Strings
qt-plural-format:    Qt Plural Format Strings
kde-format:    KDE Format Strings
kde-kuit-format:    KUIT Format Strings
boost-format:    Boost Format Strings
tcl-format:    Tcl Format Strings
perl-format:    Perl Format Strings
php-format:    PHP Format Strings
gcc-internal-format:    GCC internal Format Strings
gfc-internal-format:    GFC internal Format Strings
ycp-format:    YCP Format Strings