Subject: Re: koi8 locale
To: None <>
From: Oleg Polyanski <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/22/2001 17:37:57 writes:

> >:   ru_SU.KOI8-R
> >: One of the postgresql locale tests looks for
> >:   ru_RU.KOI8-R
> >: Which is right? What's the story?
> >The two letters after the _ are a region code.  IIRC, SU refers to the
> >post-breakup Soviet Union; we probably should change the locales to use RU.
> 	I believe it safer to have both.  will do.

 ru_SU is deprecated and not recommended for future use, ru_RU is the only
 correct for now. JFYI.

        -- Oleg Polyanski <>