charset changes

Corinna Vinschen
Thu Feb 11 13:24:00 GMT 2010

On Feb 11 14:14, Thomas Wolff wrote:
> On 07.02.2010 14:54, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >On Feb  5 22:50, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >>On Feb  5 17:28, Thomas Wolff wrote:
> >>>And finally, some systems (e.g. Fedora) maintain a number of
> >>>full-word locales (locale aliases?) that are not known on cygwin
> >>>either (maybe not harmful):
> >>That's something for the far future, I guess.
> >Not really.  I just implemented it.  It reads from
> >/usr/share/locale/locale.alias if the locale isn't recognized.  The file
> >/usr/share/locale/locale.alias is provided by the gettext package.
> Which means, however, that it does not work for cygwin stand-alone
> applications because the stand-alone cygwin1.dll will not find that
> file.
> Just to be noted, don't worry (unlees you feel like it).

No, I don't.  It's just a goody anyway.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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