|Summary:||Bugfix for glibc entry "nds_DE" in /usr/share/i18n/locales|
|Component:||glibc||Assignee:||Andreas Schwab <schwab>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||13||CC:||fweimer, jakub, nphilipp, schwab, trans|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2011-06-28 14:36:53 UTC||Type:||---|
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Description ncfiedler 2010-08-13 14:24:14 UTC
Created attachment 438687 [details] fixed nds_DE from /usr/share/locales Description of problem: The actual nds_DE file in /usr/share/locales is obsolete - it is old and wrong. I edited it and hope for it to be adequate now. The old file seems to produce errors while setting the locale to "nds" (Low German). I attached the new file to this bug as a fix. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): How reproducible: /usr/share/locales/nds_DE has some wrong contents Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3. Actual results: Expected results: ship the new nds_DE in the next release or as an update Additional info:
Comment 1 Nils Philippsen 2010-08-13 14:54:32 UTC
Changing product to "Fedora". NB: The nds_DE file is in /usr/share/i18n/locales. It should be reworked, i.e. not be copied verbatim from de_DE, but derived from it (using 'copy "de_DE"' directives where appropriate, see de_DE@euro as an example).
Comment 2 Andreas Schwab 2010-08-13 15:10:23 UTC
Please explain what is wrong with the locale.
Comment 3 ncfiedler 2010-08-13 15:29:02 UTC
There are wrong langcodes like in line 60 "LC_CTYPE copy "en_DK" END LC_CTYPE" Furthermore is Kenneth Christiansen from the danish GNOME team I guess, and I coordinate several nds-translations. The description is also wrong "Low(lands) Saxon Language Locale for Germany" must be sth. like "Low German Language Locale for Germany". By the way, it is not just for (Northern) Germany, because it is spoken by about 10.000.000 people worldwide. Principally variiables like monetary are the same as in German (de_DE), but the messages have to be Low German (nds). A fallback could also be implemented, because it is appreciated to have normal German (de) as a fallback where strings are not completely translated into "nds", instead of falling back to english.
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