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Re: library/394: isprint() returns false on latin1 characters



The following reply was made to PR library/394; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Jason Downs <downsj_(_at_)_downsj_(_dot_)_com>
To: felix_(_at_)_mamba_(_dot_)_pond_(_dot_)_sub_(_dot_)_org
Cc: gnats_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
Subject: Re: library/394: isprint() returns false on latin1 characters 
Date: Mon, 19 Jan 1998 13:26:09 -0800

 In message <199801192016_(_dot_)_VAA23633_(_at_)_mamba_(_dot_)_pond_(_dot_)_sub_(_dot_)_org>,
 	Felix Schroeter writes:
 >	A short time fix could be to extent src/lib/libc/gen/ctype_.c's
 >	definition _C_ctype_ to consider characters 0xa0 to 0xfe
 >	printable, too.
 
 I don't think so.  Extending the C "locale" is utterly wrong.
 
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