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Re: enforcing an UTF8 locale while building a package




Simon,

> > Just as one example, a timezone library that did not work properly
> > in timezones beyond UTC+0800, etc.
> 
> That's a bug, sure, but is it necessarily a release-critical bug?

Although I don't disagree with anything in particular you said on the
question of what is "reasonable" and on whether such libraries should
have a better testsuites, I'm not sure I see the value in discussing
the severity level of a hypothetical bug?  :) 


Best wishes,

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