On 7/4/07, taliesin the storyteller <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > 2) Your LC_ variables set to en_US.UTF-8 in the remote shell
> US? Ick. I usually use IN or DK, depending on what has been
> compiled, or roll my own. Who'd want US style dates anyhow?

Sorry for the provincialism.   The default locale is "C" on many systems
here, so you have to change that in order to get UTF-8.

> Who'd want US style dates anyhow?

I only use ISO dates regardless of the locale setting, so that doesn't
matter.  What does annoy me about en_US is that if you set LC_COLLATE to it,
you suddenly lose case sensitivity in string comparisons.

Mark J. Reed <[log in to unmask]>