Subject: Re: Suggestion for changes to df(1) and du(1)
To: Klaus Klein <>
From: Tomas Svensson <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 11/19/2001 18:27:05
KK> Hardcoding the decial point symbol is bad practice i18n-wise; I'd
KK> suggest using localeconv()->decimal_point (and setlocale(LC_ALL, "")
KK> in main()).

This will make df dependent on /usr/share/locale, which can't be a
good thing for a system utility in /bin ?