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>>>>> "MF" == Mike Frysinger <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
MF> take it up with the POSIX group where they're already working on
MF> defining a C.UTF-8/etc... locale.
Then they agree with me. Good to know. Thanks.
MF> screwing with default locale when no locale variables are set is madness.
I never said anything about changing C or POSIX. Only about creating
C.UTF-8 and/or POSIX.UTF-8.
>> The language_country locales are just wrong for root.
MF> this is pure opinion
Expert opinion. I've seen what can and will go wrong over the entire
existance of the concept of locales (on Linux-based systems, at least).
James Cloos <cloos@...> OpenPGP: 1024D/ED7DAEA6