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Bug#261588: marked as done (xlibs: xlib support is needed for Hebrew locale (he_IL.iso-8859-8))

On Fri, Aug 13, 2004 at 08:32:58AM -0400, Ari Pollak wrote:
> >Ari,
> >
> >Thanks for your assistance with this bug; please see my follow-up to the
> >sumbitter.
> >
> >Your first suggestion was wrong -- I don't know of a single case where just
> >"ISO-8859" is accepted -- but your parenthetical was fine.
> Yeah, note my followup to the bug where I corrected my typo - 
> he_IL.ISO-8859-8 will work fine. I'm also not really sure what you meant 
> by adding an alias to the glibc-style spelling of the character set, 
> since it's already there:
> /usr/share/i18n/SUPPORTED:he_IL ISO-8859-8

That's not an alias, that just defines which character set is used by
"he_IL" for glibc.

The alias I was referring to was for X11.  It needs to be told that
"he_IL.ISO-8859-8" means "he_IL".  Hence my reference (snipped) to

G. Branden Robinson                |    I must confess to being surprised
Debian GNU/Linux                   |    by the magnitude of incompatibility
branden@debian.org                 |    with such a minor version bump.
http://people.debian.org/~branden/ |    -- Manoj Srivastava

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