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From: Sam Ravnborg <>
To: Roland McGrath <>
Cc: Ingo Molnar <>, Thomas Gleixner <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	Linus Torvalds <>,, Priit Laes <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] x86 vdso: fix build locale dependency
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2008 21:43:21 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20080227194215.0B5A32700FD@magilla.localdomain>

On Wed, Feb 27, 2008 at 11:42:15AM -0800, Roland McGrath wrote:
> Priit Laes discovered that the sed command processing nm output was
> sensitive to locale settings.  This was addressed in commit
> 03994f01e8b72b3d01fd3d09d1cc7c9f421a727c by using [:alnum:] in place of
> [a-zA-Z0-9].  But that too is locale-dependent and may not always match
> the identifiers it needs to.  The better fix is just to run sed et al
> with a fixed locale setting in all builds.

Priit's original patch used the LC_ALL trick. It is
me to blame that it was replaced with [:alnum:] :-(


  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-27 20:43 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-27 19:42 Roland McGrath
2008-02-27 20:43 ` Sam Ravnborg [this message]
2008-02-27 20:45   ` Ingo Molnar
2008-02-27 20:52     ` Roland McGrath

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