Bug 12541

Summary: update for indian locale for U+20B9 (New Rupee Symbol)
Product: glibc Reporter: Pravin S <pravin.d.s>
Component: localedataAssignee: GNU C Library Locale Maintainers <libc-locales>
Severity: normal CC: drepper.fsp
Priority: P2 Flags: fweimer: security-
Version: 2.13   
Target Milestone: ---   
Host: Target:
Build: Last reconfirmed:
Bug Depends on: 12711    
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Attachments: patch changing currency symbol to U+20B9 for all *_IN locales

Description Pravin S 2011-03-04 07:18:10 UTC
Created attachment 5272 [details]
patch changing currency symbol to U+20B9 for all *_IN locales

In Unicode 6.0 U+20B9 (New Rupee Symbol)


Now U+20B9 is being used everywhere, we need update for same in glibc locales as well.

same bugs is reported in downstream fedora as well https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=678216

Attaching patch for same

Discussion for same happened on fedora-i18n list as well
Comment 1 Pravin S 2011-03-25 06:32:35 UTC
This is very important considering official Indian currency symbol, can someone take a look at it?
Comment 2 Pravin S 2011-04-06 10:48:18 UTC
Comment 3 Ulrich Drepper 2011-05-09 16:00:09 UTC
I checked in the patch.
Comment 4 Pravin S 2011-05-10 03:52:48 UTC
Now people can get new rupee symbol from glibc :)
Comment 5 Jackie Rosen 2014-02-16 19:20:35 UTC Comment hidden (spam)