Description of problem:
Smolt fails with "IndexError: list index out of range" when used in Swedish locale.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. LANG=sv_SE.UTF-8 smoltSendProfile -p
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/smoltSendProfile", line 30, in <module>
from i18n import _
File "/usr/share/smolt/client/i18n.py", line 32, in <module>
t = gettext.translation('smolt', fallback = True)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/gettext.py", line 478, in translation
t = _translations.setdefault(key, class_(open(mofile, 'rb')))
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/gettext.py", line 180, in __init__
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/gettext.py", line 314, in _parse
plural = v.split('plural=')
IndexError: list index out of range
<printout of profile information>
Confirmed, I'm seeing that too.
With Bulgarian locale 'smoltSendProfile --help' dies too:
[root@mr700 ~]# smoltSendProfile --help
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/smoltSendProfile", line 78, in <module>
(opts, args) = parser.parse_args()
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/optparse.py", line 1378, in parse_args
stop = self._process_args(largs, rargs, values)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/optparse.py", line 1418, in _process_args
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/optparse.py", line 1493, in _process_long_opt
option.process(opt, value, values, self)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/optparse.py", line 782, in process
self.action, self.dest, opt, value, values, parser)
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/optparse.py", line 804, in take_action
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/optparse.py", line 1648, in print_help
UnicodeDecodeError: 'ascii' codec can't decode byte 0xd0 in position 187:
ordinal not in range(128)
If I set LANG to 'en_US.UTF8' or just 'C' it works.
Bulgarian translation should be fixed with the most recent version. the
sv_SE.UTF-8 issue is actually a problem in the translation. Sorry its taken so
long to fix these things Im' pretty clueless when it comes to translations.
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