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Re: [PATCH] ja_JP locale: Fix the offset in era-string for Taisho gan-nen [BZ #24162]
On 2/21/19 6:49 PM, Rafal Luzynski wrote:
> OK, I understand this and I will not insist on backporting to multiple
> stable branches. However, I would like to suggest backporting to 2.29
> * it has been released only recently and hopefully has not yet reached many
> production systems,
> * if any sorting using the Japanese calendar exists it is broken because
> of this bug already,
> * sorting dates by strftime() to Japanese calendar does not look to me
> as a good idea at all.
All good reasons. I think backporting to 2.29 is reasonable, conservative,
and serves downstream distributions which are only just adopting 2.29.