Subject: Re: setlocale() doesn't accept language_territory formated locales
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List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/09/2004 04:18:09
> setlocale() requires the ".codebase" in the locale. From the man pages, 
> this is an optional detail.
> I opened a PR for this: lib/25877

The description in nls(7) just specifies the possible lexical form of
a locale name.
setlocale() is not bad even if it does not accept such omitted form
for a language, because such form is not available for all languages.

(I do not prefer such ommited form because of ambiguousness...)