Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: Greywolf <email@example.com>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/26/2002 15:00:23
On Mon, Aug 26, 2002 at 02:55:05PM -0700, Greywolf wrote:
> But for locales? Obviously I am not understanding locale support
> correctly, for if I were, I probably wouldn't be asking all these
> stupid questions. The last time I looked at locale things, they were
> text-ish files compiled down into other files which were then put into
> directories which were subsequently referenced by envariables.
Right, you're not understanding it correctly.
Complete locale support is a lot more than message catalogs. It's
support for character sets in ctype(3). See the sorts of things that
are in src/lib/i18n_module.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>