.TH pocommentclean 1 "Translate Toolkit 1.3.0" "" "Translate Toolkit 1.3.0" .SH NAME pocommentclean \- Remove all translator comments from PO files. .SH SYNOPSIS \fBpocommentclean\fR [\fB\-\-backup\fR] \fIpo-dir\fR where \fIpo-dir\fR is a directory of existing PO files that you want to clean. .SH DESCRIPTION pocommentclean will remove all translator comments from a directory of PO files. .SH OPTIONS .TP \fB\-\-backup\fR Create a backup file for each PO file converted, with the \fI.po.bak\fR extension. .SH OPERATION Using sed \fBpocommentclean\fR will delete all lines starting with # but which are not standard Gettext PO format lines. So it won't delete developer comments (#.), obsolete messages (#~), flags (#,) or locations (#:). .SH BUGS \fBpocommentclean\fR cannot clean individual PO files, it only cleans directories.