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    SubjectRe: [RFC][PATCH] New message-logging API (kprint)
    > > With the current code, localisation is not possible to do in a sane
    > > way.
    > Run dmesg through a filter in userspace using lots of regular expressions.
    > Your average perl junkie could knock out a basic prototype in 20 minutes.

    He did say "sane".

    Good internationalisation requires you know where the messages are and
    where the substitutions (%foo) are. So the entire operation would in fact

    1. An option to set "translation friendly please"

    2. A tiny modification to the snprintfoo code to support putting
    some kind of marker before/after arguments and maybe doubling a symbol to
    avoid vagueness

    The submission is overkill compared to what is required for translation
    tools and syslog.

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