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+The English messages are compiled into man, and are used
+when it cannot find a message catalog.
+Before printing a message, man does a catopen("man_messages", 0);
+which means that it tries to open the file obtained from the environment
+variable NLSPATH by substituting "man_messages" for %N, and $LC_MESSAGES
+for %L (older implementations use $LANG instead)
+When NLSPATH is not set, the value
+is used. If no information about the language is available, "C" is used.
+Because the catalog routines are not generally available, I have enclosed
+a copy of the gencat source.
+If you add a new message catalog, say for language da, then verify that
+the labels are used correctly by doing
+ ../src/makemsg mess.en x.en.h x.en.c
+ ../src/makemsg mess.da x.da.h x.da.c
+ diff x.en.h x.da.h
+ rm x*
+The files x.en.h and x.da.h should be identical.
+Recent gencat wants to know what codeset the messages are in.
+Please report incorrect codesets to firstname.lastname@example.org.