Move to Maketext: request for comments

Mikhail Gusarov dottedmag at
Sun Nov 30 08:21:10 UTC 2008

Twas brillig at 13:05:40 30.11.2008 UTC+05 when fedrushkov at did gyre and gimble:

 >> Why separate web/cli/email messages?

 VF> My primary concern here was lexicon loading overhead, not its
 VF> memory footprint.  If we can reduce from one loading per request
 VF> to, say, one per single persistent http connection -- worth it?

Anyway, IIRC gettext loads entries from .mo files on demand, so
splitting looks like a premature optimization even without
per-http-connection trick.

Maybe it is time to measure a bit?

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