[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Rational Range Interpretation patches, 2/3

From: Paul Eggert
Subject: Re: Rational Range Interpretation patches, 2/3
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2012 16:40:10 -0800
User-agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:8.0) Gecko/20111115 Thunderbird/8.0

On 01/16/12 23:42, address@hidden wrote:
>> I assume LC_COLLATE still affects equivalence
>> > classes, such as those in '[[=a=]b]', and that it still
>> > affects collating symbols, such as the 'ch' in '[[.ch.]]'
> The truth is, I have no idea what it's used for, so I didn't
> say anything.  Can someone state definitively?

POSIX says it affects [[=a=]b] and [[.ch.]].

Perhaps someone can give them a try, to see whether that works?
At least, it's *supposed* to work....  It requires a locale that
has nontrivial equivalence classes and collating symbols, to check.
If it works, then we can document it; if not, then we can document

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]