CYGWIN=codepage? Or LC_CTYPE=foo?

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Tue Apr 8 15:32:00 GMT 2008


On Apr  8 15:52, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> On Apr  7 07:15, Kazuhiro Fujieda wrote:
> > >>> On Sun, 06 Apr 2008 21:26:18 +0200
> > >>> Corinna Vinschen said:
> > > I don't know if gsw-FR is correct though.  That's apparently an ISO639-2
> > > code.  But it looks like there is no ISO639 code covering that.  What
> > > would POSIX do?
> > 
> > de_FR would be used instead of it.
> 
> I made a testrun and found the following LCIDs/locales which have a
> three letter language code, [...]

On further reading I found RFC4646, which defines that the shortest
ISO 639 code available should be used.  Looks like there's no problem
at all...

I attached my first cut of an application which prints the LANG info
to stdout.  Note especially the undocumented `--testloop' option ;)


Corinna

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