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Re: [Lynx-dev] Proposed patch to init preferred-doc-lang from LANG/LANGU

From: Atsuhito Kohda
Subject: Re: [Lynx-dev] Proposed patch to init preferred-doc-lang from LANG/LANGUAGE
Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2007 17:58:47 +0900 (JST)

On Mon, 23 Apr 2007 17:01:28 +0900, Henry Nelson wrote:

> To clarify my comments about LANG: to the best of my knowledge this
> variable is used _as a fallback_ for NLS, and has nothing to do with web
> browsing, UIs or web-served documents.  Thus, if you want to use LANG with
> Lynx, it should be used for setting a default catalogue of messages to
> reference.  BUT, please, please do not do that.  Setting defaults like that
> on a multi-lingual system only causes trouble.  There was mention that my

If I understand it correctly, we are talking about the
default settings.

Then I doubt that English for the PREFERRED_LANGUAGE 
all over the world is much reasonable than setting based
on LANG.

Regards,                        2007-4-23(Mon)

 Debian Developer & Debian JP Developer - much more I18N of Debian
 Atsuhito Kohda <kohda AT>
 Department of Math., Univ. of Tokushima

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