Bug#298784: locales: Additions to the locale name alias data base /etc/locale.alias
At Thu, 10 Mar 2005 04:20:42 +0530,
Y Giridhar Appaji Nag wrote:
> Quoting /etc/locale.alias
> > # Note: This file is far from being complete. If you have a value for
> > # your own site which you think might be useful for others too, share
> > # it with the rest of us. Send it using the `glibcbug' script to
> > # firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sorry, this quotes are getting obsolete.
> The patch adds alias names corresponding to the _IN locales to the
> locale name alias data-base. I could not find the glibcbug script on my
> machine (apt-cache search wasn't of much help), hence submitting this
> bug here and Cc:ing email@example.com.
IIRC upstream decided not to add entries more because these locale
names described in locale.alias are only for backward compatibility.
I'll confirm it.