Re: gnome_i18n_get_language_list -> g_i18n_get_language_list
- From: Owen Taylor <otaylor redhat com>
- To: gtk-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: gnome_i18n_get_language_list -> g_i18n_get_language_list
- Date: 01 Sep 2000 10:06:07 -0400
> On 31 Aug, Owen Taylor wrote:
> >> This will allow us to drop the last GNOME dependency from gnome-vfs.
> > Well, probably it can go in, but not exactly verbatim.
> > First, I have an I'm a bit hesitant about the fact that it
> > uses the environment rather than setlocale() to determine the
> > language list.
> I'm sure that this *could* introduce some problems when it's not
> properly implemented but since GNU gettext is buggy as hell and
> the other gettext implementations are quite a bit different, I
> wouldn't generally say that this is a bad idea at all....
The point is not that it might misimplement getting the locale
from the environment; the point is that a program could
setlocale (LC_ALL, "ja_JP.ujis");
setlocale (LC_ALL, NULL);
and might expect glib to honor that.
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