Subject: Re: setlocale() doesn't accept language_territory formated locales
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: T.SHIOZAKI <email@example.com>
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...)