This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the glibc project.
[PING][RFC] iso-3177 changes
- From: Chris Leonard <cjlhomeaddress at gmail dot com>
- To: libc-alpha <libc-alpha at sourceware dot org>
- Date: Tue, 1 Oct 2013 09:31:30 -0400
- Subject: [PING][RFC] iso-3177 changes
- Authentication-results: sourceware.org; auth=none
On Fri, Sep 27, 2013 at 8:22 AM, Chris Leonard <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The iso-3177.def file is out-of-date.
> There have been changes in 3177 that need to be reflected and some of
> them will impact existing locales.
> 1) Relatively simple case A
> Sudan is now Sudan and South Sudan
> Fix: copy ar_SD locale, customize country information to create South
> Sudan locale, adjust new country number for Sudan in ar_SD and
> 2) Slightly more complex case B
> Netherlands Antilles is not in 3177 anymore, there are separate
> entries for Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao now.
> Fix: copy pap_AN locale (several times), customize country information
> to create three locales, adjust country info in new locales and update
> The question is what to do with pap_AN locale file?
> "AN" no longer exists in 3177.
> Do we deprecate that locale file or leave it as a legacy file for a
> release or two?
> I'll do the patching (it's relatively simple) and submit it list for
> comment, but I need to know whether I delete pap_AN now, or wait on
> Do I do all iso-3177 changes as a single patch or break it up?