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Re: Anaconda needs new locale thinking. (was Re: How important are ISO standards to Fedora?)

On Sun, 2008-02-17 at 18:26 +0100, Matej Cepl wrote:
> On 2008-02-17, 15:50 GMT, Jesse Keating wrote:
> > The /computer/ may be in one location, but it's users may be in 
> > many many different locations / languages.  Those settings are 
> > user level settings.
> Nothing in the world prevents them from setting their own locale 
> settings in ~/.bashrc Besides, how many people care about 
> LC_PAPER on devserv? Remember, we are talking about defaults and 
> anaconda, not covering all possible vectors of madness.


Yes, i could set up to print to a computer based in the US from
Australia, but chances are that most of the printers I connect to are
A4.  And as it stands, cups lets me change the paper size per printer,
but in the case above it would be nice to get the defaults right.

OZh, and as to why I use US ENglish, well, most programming languages
spell centre center and I get sick of the underline appearing telling me
I can't spell.  There's enough on the screen that needs attention that I
don't need to be told about things that 'aren't' wrong, if you get my


> Matěj
"It's a fine line between denial and faith.
 It's much better on my side"

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