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From: "Chí-Thanh Christopher Nguyễn" <chithanh@g.o>
To: gentoo-project@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-project] Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2012-03-13
Date: Thu, 01 Mar 2012 12:03:21
Message-Id: 4F4F5A44.9040501@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-project] Call for agenda items -- Council meeting 2012-03-13 by Ulrich Mueller
Ulrich Mueller schrieb:
> > If we change the default, we should use a less intrusive approach > and change LC_CTYPE only, which is the relevant variable that > controls the character encoding functions.
LC_CTYPE will affect transliteration too. Introducing a C.UTF-8 (or POSIX.UTF-8) locale like Debian did could be done without possibly subjecting users to unexpected transliteration results of e.g. Cyrillic or German umlauts. Best regards, Chí-Thanh Christopher Nguyễn

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