[vdr] Which locale variables influence VDR?

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Fri Sep 1 15:01:26 CEST 2006


Matthias Schwarzott wrote:
> ...
> Annotation: Why does vdr.c only check for LC_CTYPE and LANG as LC_ALL 
> overwrites them all when set.
> 
> Correct order for the check would be
> if (LC_ALL set and contains utf8) ||
>   (LC_CTYPE set and contains utf8) ||
>   (LANG set and contains utf8)
> { error; }

Added for the next version.

> I vote for at least correct usage of charsets by vdr, that has not to be utf8, 
> but will not be that more complicated once started.

This will be addressed in version 1.5.x.

Klaus



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