This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: LC_COLLATE vs. egrep -- bug or (non-)feature?
Eric Blake writes:
> On 10/11/2011 01:20 PM, Henry S. Thompson wrote:
>> Is this a feature, or a bug associated with the current ongoing
>> discussion about locales:
> (mis)-feature, and not necessarily a cygwin bug.
> [excellent explanation elided
Thanks very much for the clear and helpful explanation!
> LANG=preferred LC_COLLATE=C
> and don't set LC_ALL.
Hmm. Two remaining questions:
1) By 'preferred', I presume you mean my preferred setting, e.g. en_GB.utf8
2) _Where_ should I set those values? As far as I can tell I'm not
currently setting them at all. . .
Henry S. Thompson, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh
10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB, SCOTLAND -- (44) 131 650-4440
Fax: (44) 131 651-1426, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
[mail from me _always_ has a .sig like this -- mail without it is forged spam]
Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html
Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple