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Re: Numbers

From: Keld Jørn Simonsen <keld@dkuug.dk>
Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2000 00:42:48 +0100
To: "SEEHOF,KEN (Non-HP-Boise,ex1)" <ken_seehof@nonhp-am.exch.hp.com>
Cc: "'www-international@w3.org'" <www-international@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20000119004247.B5937@light.dkuug.dk>
On Tue, Jan 18, 2000 at 01:19:36PM -0700, SEEHOF,KEN (Non-HP-Boise,ex1) wrote:
> 
> Is there a handy list of numeric conventions by country anywhere?
> 
>   decimal point character
>   thousands(ten-thousands) separator
>   number of digits per separator
>   currency conventions
>   etc.
> 
> Ken Seehof
> Hewlett Packard (non-employee)

there is a number of numeric specs in POSIX locale syntax
at http://www.dkuug.dk/i18n/WG15-collection/locales

Also the famous IBM Green book has specifications on this.

Keld
Received on Tuesday, 18 January 2000 18:47:19 GMT

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