On different plural systems

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If someone wonders about the Gettext, there isn't any agreed standard on those rules, and different projects may use different rules for the same language. The list of Gettext rules would be those used by translatewiki.net and is built on multiple sources. The raw data for Gettext is at [1] and preprocessed CLDR data is at [2]. There is one more peculiarity with CLDR data, that it also tries to take into account decimal numbers.

Nike10:19, 11 September 2010

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As far as I know we can put any rule we want into Gettext headers.

Nike19:12, 4 December 2010

OK. If that is so, am I right in thinking that for the projects here which use Gettext, we can use the 6 plural rules for Welsh, same as currently used on MediaWiki and CLDR?

Lloffiwr19:18, 4 December 2010

Yes, that's how I think it works. The current set of Gettext rules in the comparison is just collection of rules from different sources.

Nike19:29, 4 December 2010