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Re: Strange behaviour

Michael Meskes <meskes@debian.org> writes:

> I usually run my shell with LC_ALL set to de_DE. Calling 'printf "%1.1f\n" 1'
> then gives me 1,0 which is the correct answer under the german locale.
> Now I unset LC_ALL to get the command to print 1.0 but wasn't able
> to.

printf is a bash builtin. bash only evaluates the locale on startup.


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