Re: locale changes in next version of debiandoc-sgml
On Fri, Apr 23, 2004 at 08:44:36PM -0500, Ardo van Rangelrooij wrote:
> The next version of debiandoc-sgml (to be uploaded this weekend; I'm in the
> final testing stages) will have some changes in the locale area:
> * The tools now really don't look at the environment variables anymore for
> locale settings. There were a couple of places I overlooked previously.
OK. I do "export LC_ALL=C" anyway.
So you mean debiandoc-sgml now only use locales provided by the command
argument lead by "-l". Just to be sure :-)
> * Proper support for Euro-based locales. I've added the Euro variant of
> all applicable locales, including correct character sets and such. For
> some locales this means the non-Euro variant is changed back to what it
> is supposed to be. E.g. the fr_FR.ISO8859-1 locale had the Euro character
> set, but now it has the non-Euro character sert.
Although I use full names, I wonder what happens if alias/short-version
of locale names are used. "fr", "fr_FR", ...
Lastly, thanks for updating this package.