Re: [PATCH] Makefile: do not override LC_CTYPE

From: Masami Hiramatsu
Date: Fri Jan 08 2010 - 19:10:39 EST

Hi Michal,

Michal Marek wrote:
> Setting LC_CTYPE=C breaks localized messages in some setups. With only
> LC_COLLATE=C and LC_NUMERIC=C, we get almost all we need, except for not
> so defined character classes and tolower()/toupper(). The former is not
> a big issue, because we can assume that e.g. [:alpha:] will always
> include a-zA-Z and we only ever process ASCII input. The latter seems
> only affect arch/sh/tools/gen-mach-types, which we can handle separately.

Hmm, this also affects arch/x/tools/gen-insn-attr-x86.awk.
Could you also wrap it?

Thank you,

Masami Hiramatsu

Software Engineer
Hitachi Computer Products (America), Inc.
Software Solutions Division

e-mail: mhiramat@xxxxxxxxxx

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at