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Re: Weekday/Workday for EU locales in glibc

On 5/30/2012 1:36 AM, Jeff Law wrote:
>> Are we even discussing these topics on the right list?  Half of the
>> mails in CC bounced,
> Vast majority bounced.  I think even the one gent who was responsible
> for most of the locales bounced :(

Would you please be so kind as to checkin patches that remove emails
that bounce and set them to This is the
kind of obvious patch that you can checkin without review.
>> *-locale(s?) weren't added,
> -locales has been a complete black hole based on my experience.
> Adding it would have been pointless IMHO.

I agree. In fact I would immediately accept a patch that scrubs
all *locale* email references to

We need to bring all the discussions back to libc-alpha and 
start from the ground up again.

>> That said, I of course am completely for changing the currently
>> broken locales.  I just doubt that if one ventures into the other
>> locales that one would find those are correct regarding this topic.
>> So fixing the european locales only is useful, but I think
>> ultimately hypocritical.
> I'm certainly not suggesting we stop with fixing the EU locales, it's
> step #1 and IMHO a step we ought to take now rather than wait on a
> new set of policies & procedures and potential input from new
> contributors such as olson, Petr M., etc.

Thanks for driving this forward Jeff.

Carlos O'Donell
Mentor Graphics / CodeSourcery
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