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Re: [PATCH v2] localedata: CLDRv29: update LC_ADDRESS.country_num values


On 13 Apr 2016 09:23, Andreas Schwab wrote:
> Either country_num is a plain number, then it should be written as a
> plain number since the leading zero is ignored, or the leading zero is
> significant, then it must be encoded as a string to preserve it.

it isn't a string, it's a decimal number.  the code enforces it.
the leading zero is insignificant here once it's been encoded which
leaves it as a style choice in the source locales.  since the files
are meant to match the standards, using the style of the standards
makes sense.
-mike

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