Re: 'DEM ', 'FRF ' no longer valid in int_curr_symbol
In my opinion this is a bug in glibc. This does not allow
a user to define their own locale nor define a historic locale
with the previous currency symbols.
We should leave the tests as they are until we get a ruling
back from POSIX on this issue.
On Mar 2, 1:55pm in "Re: 'DEM ', 'FRF ' n", Matt Wilson wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 02, 2002 at 06:46:28AM +0000, Andrew Josey wrote:
> > Is there a problem with localedef that prevents a user defining
> > their own currency symbol?
> Yes, only ISO-4217 currency symbols are allowed in glibc localedef.
> As of 2002/02/28 the old symbols have been removed from glibc's
> iso-4217.def file.
>-- End of excerpt from Matt Wilson