Once a program’s translatable strings have been marked, they must
be extracted to create the initial .pot file.
As part of translation, it is often helpful to rearrange the order
in which arguments to
printf are output.
gawk’s --gen-pot command-line option extracts
the messages and is discussed next.
printf’s ability to
rearrange the order for
printf arguments at runtime
|• String Extraction||Extracting marked strings.|
|• Printf Ordering||Rearranging |
|• I18N Portability|