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Re: lynx-dev gettext() question #2

From: Nelson Henry Eric
Subject: Re: lynx-dev gettext() question #2
Date: Thu, 19 Nov 1998 09:37:47 +0900 (JST)

> So if user is using some remote terminal, he needs adjust
> $LANG also to get other programs (than lynx) to work correctly.

These kinds of questions are going to start POURING into lynxdev.
They are all answered in the gettext documentation.

Use LANG system-wide; use LANGUAGE for your GNU NLS programs.
You are at the mercy of the provider if you do not have shell
access, but a _decent_ provider would at least give you a choice.
In some countries, (e.g., Canada?) it may even become law that
a choice is given.

> Some systems there is several possible $LANG values for same 
> language (which just differ by used caharacter-set). For example:

So set it to whichever one you want.  (Why and how you can do this
is answered in the gettext documentation.)


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