Bug 144487 - Vietnamese Locale does not collate correctly
Vietnamese Locale does not collate correctly
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: glibc (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Jakub Jelinek
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-01-07 12:05 EST by Srin Tuar
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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: 516467 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2006-08-30 21:08:34 EDT
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locale source file (8.54 KB, text/plain)
2005-01-07 12:06 EST, Srin Tuar
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Description Srin Tuar 2005-01-07 12:05:43 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.3)

Description of problem:
The vietnamese locale, vi_VN, as shipped with fc3, does not sort text
correctly. Pablo Saratxaga has created a modified vi_VN for mandrake,
after installing that on my fc3 things worked much better! It would be
nice if we could include it in the next fedora core- or even better if
Ulrich could get it in the next glibc release.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a file TOSORT.txt containting the lines
2. LC_ALL=vi_VN sort < TOSORT.txt

Actual Results:

Expected Results:

Additional info:

the sprm "locales-", is googleable, it
contains a copy of vi_VN which can be made to generate
a good Vietnamese locale
Comment 1 Srin Tuar 2005-01-07 12:06:58 EST
Created attachment 109477 [details]
locale source file

locale file
Comment 2 Ulrich Drepper 2005-06-30 15:57:10 EDT
I assume you're a native speaker and can vouch for the correctness (or better
Comment 3 Srin Tuar 2005-07-06 22:37:46 EDT
I am not a native speaker.

Documentation in English, if you want: 
Comment 4 Ulrich Drepper 2005-07-07 21:32:48 EDT
If you're not a native speaker, why should your information be trusted?  Unless
you can soon produce conclusive evidence from an authorative sources I'll close
the bug as NOTABUG.
Comment 5 Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy 2005-07-08 06:02:17 EDT
There is a bug on glibc bugzilla on vi_VN
And yes, i'm a native Vietnamese speaker, Vietnamese GNOME translation
coordinator and translator of other projects so you may trust me :)
BTW, could you close glibc bug 448 please?
Comment 6 Ulrich Drepper 2005-07-08 12:20:39 EDT
I've added the new version to the upstream CVS.  The proposed changes in the
sourceware bug system is quite different.  Since that bug was older I
disregarded that version.  But somebody better verify that this is correct.
Comment 7 Nguyen Thai Ngoc Duy 2005-07-10 05:49:28 EDT
I have some comment about this on sourceware bug system because as the time i
was checking mails, redhat bugzilla was down. Please have a look.
Comment 8 Lawrence Lim 2006-08-30 21:08:34 EDT
Bug has been resolved upstream.


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