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Re: Locale en_US and sorting order

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@debian.org> writes:

> On Mon, 02 Sep 2002, Carl Johnson wrote:
> > I have been using the locale en_US.UTF-8 for unicode, and I noticed
> > that the sorting order is different than the default 'C' locale.  With
> Obviously.  You don't expect dictionaries to sort "a" and "A" differently,
> do you?
> > I've been using different versions of unix for 15-20 years and the old
> > system is thoroughly burned into my brain, so I would like to get it
> > back.  Does anybody know how to change back, or is the current system
> > even considered a bug?
> export LC_COLLATE=C  will do it.  It is actually a bug not to have it if you
> need C collation order in a script or something...

Thanks, that fixes it for me.  That looks like one more thing for my
.bashrc file.
Carl Johnson		carlj@peak.org

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