[OT] Re: Minor issue in chapter 7 <Not critical>

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Fri Jun 9 20:58:19 PDT 2006


On 6/9/06, Alexander E. Patrakov <patrakov at ums.usu.ru> wrote:
> It's mainly applications like Midnight Commander that force non-UTF-8 locales.
> "Broken in non-UTF-8" situation is very rare, and doesn't exist at all outside
> GNOME world.

OK, I'll accept that.  However, why bother?  If you're locale has a
UTF-8 character set available, it provides so much more coverage.  I
feel like I would be limited with an ISO-8859-1 locale.  Is the point
of your effort to not limit possiblities?  Just curious.

--
Dan



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