cygwin started speaking German today

Corinna Vinschen
Wed Oct 5 16:28:00 GMT 2011

On Oct  5 18:04, Erwin Waterlander wrote:
> Op 4-10-2011 20:20, Corinna Vinschen schreef:
> >On Oct  4 20:03, Erwin Waterlander wrote:
> >>By the way, I noticed that with the default locale C.UTF-8 the
> >>nl_langinfo(CODESET) C function<langinfo.h>  returns wrongly
> >>"ISO-8859-1",
> >Not for me:
> >[...]
> My program (wcd) uses gettext/libintl. Libintl is causing the
> effect. Libintl is not working properly with a locale C.UTF-8. That
> is a serious problem.

That's a bug in libintl8  It does not happen with the
previous version 0.17-11.  Hopefully this gets fixed ASAP.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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