bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #41072, GUI: improved locale detection


bug #41072: GUI: improved locale detection

Submitted by:  Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Submitted on:  Fri 03 Jan 2014 02:51:45 AM UTC  
Category: GUISeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Other
Status: In ProgressAssigned to: None
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Open
Release: devOperating System: Any

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Sat 02 Jul 2016 06:04:02 AM UTC, comment #4:

Retagging "In progress"

Lachlan Andrew <lachlan>
Project Member
Fri 03 Jan 2014 03:00:47 AM UTC, comment #3:

If this is needed, then I'd prefer to see it done with a feature test in the configure script rather than checking a version number.

John W. Eaton <jwe>
Project Administrator
Fri 03 Jan 2014 03:00:37 AM UTC, comment #2:

We prefer to test for features rather than using library version numbers for conditional code in Octave. This should condition on a flag like HAVE_QLOCALE_UILANGUAGES. Please see this changeset for a similar example of a Qt feature test:


Mike Miller <mtmiller>
Project Administrator
Fri 03 Jan 2014 02:53:53 AM UTC, comment #1:

patch attached, as promised.

(file #30157)

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Fri 03 Jan 2014 02:51:45 AM UTC, original submission:

as per <https://bugreports.qt-project.org/browse/QTBUG-7329>
Adds support for "System Preferences->International->Language" (instead of "System Preferences->International->Formats") on a Mac and similarly on Windows.

patch to be submitted subsequent to the bug id assignment.

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>


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file #30157:  locale.diff added by fgnievinski (834B - application/octet-stream)


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Sat 02 Jul 2016 06:04:02 AM UTClachlanStatusPatch Submitted=>In Progress
    Thu 31 Mar 2016 05:42:29 AM UTCmtmillerStatusNone=>Patch Submitted
      Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows=>Any
    Fri 03 Jan 2014 02:53:53 AM UTCfgnievinskiAttached File-=>Added locale.diff, #30157

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