Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Jeroen Roovers <jer@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Locale check in python_pkg_setup()
Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2010 22:13:49
Message-Id: 20100803001340.40663be9@epia.jer-c2.orkz.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Locale check in python_pkg_setup() by Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis
On Mon, 2 Aug 2010 23:18:59 +0200
Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis <Arfrever@g.o> wrote:

> + ewarn "exceptions. It is recommended to use a UTF-8 > locale to avoid problems." > + ewarn "See http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/utf-8.xml > for information on how to change locale."
In fact the documentation you point to positively encourages users/admins to set up locales and explains how to do it system-wide, and in no place does it warn against any adverse effects of doing so. So you can't even point to that documentation in defence of this "milder warning". jer