gencat -- generate a formatted message catalogue


gencat is as specified in the Single UNIX Specification but with differences as listed below.

LSB Deprecated Differences

The behaviors specified in this section are expected to disappear from a future version of the LSB; applications should only use the non-LSB-deprecated behaviors.

-H, --header=NAME

creates C header file NAME containing symbol definitions.


does not use existing catalog, forces new output file.

-o, --output=NAME

writes output to file NAME.