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Re: Language support in Solaris

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2002 17:25:57 +0900
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To: "souravm" <souravm@infy.com>, "W3intl (E-mail)" <www-international@w3.org>
Hello Sourav,

This list is about Web internationalization.
I suggest you ask this question on a different list.

Regards,    Martin.

At 13:28 02/04/12 +0530, souravm wrote:
>Hi All,
>I have a doubt regarding the language support in Solaris OS. According to 
>my understanding from 2.6 onwards Solaris OS is internationalised. If a 
>Solaris OS has a support for locale(s) specific for a language it can be 
>used for that language. Hence there is no need to have a language specific 
>OS. To be precise, if I have a Solaris OS which can presently support 
>English only, I can make it to support Japanese language once I install 
>the proper option pack for the corresponding locale (related to Japanese 
>Now the doubt is if this is the case then why there are versions of 
>Solaris like - Simplified Chinese Solaris 7 Operating Environment, 
>Japanese Solaris 7 Operating Environment, etc. ?
Received on Friday, 12 April 2002 04:26:19 UTC

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