autopoint — copies standard gettext infrastructure


autopoint [OPTION]...


Copies standard gettext infrastructure files into a source package.



print this help and exit


print version information and exit

-f, --force

force overwriting of files that already exist

-n, --dry-run

print modifications but don't perform them


Written by Bruno Haible

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs in the bug tracker at <> or by email to <>.

Uses a versions archive in dirxz format.
Copyright © 2002-2019 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <>
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

See Also

The full documentation for autopoint is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and autopoint programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info autopoint

should give you access to the complete manual.


May 2019 GNU gettext-tools 0.20.1