Sources Bugzilla – Bug 9724
Sweden changed sort order of sv_SE
Last modified: 2010-06-01 02:52:42 UTC
According to David Weinehall:
"Until 2006, W was regarded as a variant of V, but when the 13th edition
of SAOL (Svenska Akademiens OrdLista; the reference dictionary for the
Swedish language) was introduced, W was a proper letter, after V in
This means that the reordering rule in sv_SE should be removed.
Regards: David Weinehall
Sorry that the reference link is only in Swedish, but news like this are
unlikely to be printed in foreign newspapers..."
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There are some objections to this from other Swedish speakers.
(In reply to comment #2)
> There are some objections to this from other Swedish speakers.
Yes, please refrain from doing this change until we have this sorted out (pardon
marking as WONTFIX since it seems no consensus has been reached