Subject: Re: setlocale() doesn't accept language_territory formated locales
To: Jean-Luc Wasmer <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/08/2004 21:47:14
On Tue, Jun 08, 2004 at 03:39:23PM -0400, Jean-Luc Wasmer wrote:
> either setlocale() is buggy;
> or the nls(7) man page is wrong;

No - the format is correct as specified in the man page. The point is that
just not *all* lexical valid combinations are installed.

You probably can fix the cases you are interested in with a few symlinks
in /usr/share/locale. Which of these cases should be delivered by the base
install is something we could argue about.