Bug 11456 - Serbian locale updates (sr_RS and sr_ME)
Summary: Serbian locale updates (sr_RS and sr_ME)
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Lib/Xlib (show other bugs)
Version: git
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Linux (All)
: high normal
Assignee: Xorg Project Team
QA Contact: Xorg Project Team
Keywords: i18n, patch
Depends on:
Reported: 2007-07-02 15:45 UTC by Milos Komarcevic
Modified: 2018-08-10 20:09 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

See Also:
i915 platform:
i915 features:

Patch for sr_RS and sr_ME locales (7.08 KB, patch)
2007-07-02 15:46 UTC, Milos Komarcevic
no flags Details | Splinter Review
Updated patch (6.15 KB, patch)
2009-03-16 16:49 UTC, Milos Komarcevic
no flags Details | Splinter Review
Additional entries for sr_RS.UTF-8@latin. (912 bytes, patch)
2012-04-08 01:32 UTC, Chusslove Illich
no flags Details | Splinter Review

Description Milos Komarcevic 2007-07-02 15:45:32 UTC
Serbia and Montenegro (formerly CS) have since last year and bug #5575 split
up, so we now have new sr_RS and sr_ME locales (from now on in UTF-8 only in

Please update Xlib with the following patch after review.
Comment 1 Milos Komarcevic 2007-07-02 15:46:13 UTC
Created attachment 10560 [details] [review]
Patch for sr_RS and sr_ME locales
Comment 2 Milos Komarcevic 2008-01-02 13:56:05 UTC
Any feedback or estimates for applying this change?

Would be great to have it in for 7.4 and the spring 2008 round of distros.
Comment 3 Chusslove Illich 2008-08-06 11:38:09 UTC
Any news on this? Any particular reason the patch is not being applied?

The warning messages that stuff on top of X reports, such as "Qt: Locales not supported on X server", are getting kind of boring.
Comment 4 Goran Rakic 2008-12-22 10:54:14 UTC
This bug is reported in Debian as http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=507940 and in Ubuntu as https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libx11/+bug/299841

It would be great if this patch can be included in next release. Any progress on this?
Comment 5 James Cloos 2008-12-23 04:43:37 UTC
I'll get this pushed.
Comment 6 Rémi Cardona 2009-01-04 09:56:42 UTC
Downstream Gentoo bug : http://bugs.gentoo.org/253145
Comment 7 Alan Coopersmith 2009-03-16 14:39:25 UTC
The patch given in attachment 10560 [details] [review] is broken - it loses some characters
from some other locales:

@@ -1148,7 +1132,7 @@
 american.iso88591:				en_US.ISO8859-1
 arabic.iso88596:				ar_AA.ISO8859-6
 bokmal:						nb_NO.ISO8859-1
-bokm�l:						nb_NO.ISO8859-1
+bokml:						nb_NO.ISO8859-1
 bulgarian:					bg_BG.CP1251
 c-french.iso88591:				fr_CA.ISO8859-1
 catalan:					ca_ES.ISO8859-1
@@ -1167,7 +1151,7 @@
 estonian:					et_EE.ISO8859-1
 finnish:					fi_FI.ISO8859-1
 finnish.iso88591:				fi_FI.ISO8859-1
-fran�ais:					fr_FR.ISO8859-1
+franais:					fr_FR.ISO8859-1
 french:						fr_FR.ISO8859-1
 french.iso88591:				fr_CH.ISO8859-1
 galego:						gl_ES.ISO8859-1

@@ -1299,7 +1283,7 @@
 Dutch_Belgium.1252:				nl_BE.iso8859-1
 Dutch_Netherlands.1252:				nl_NL.iso8859-1
 Norwegian (Nynorsk)_Norway.1252:		no_NO.iso8859-1
-Norwegian (Bokm�l)_Norway.1252:			no_NO.iso8859-1
+Norwegian (Bokml)_Norway.1252:			no_NO.iso8859-1
 Polish_Poland.1250:				pl_PL.iso8859-2
 Portuguese_Brazil.1252:				pt_BR.iso8859-1
 Portuguese_Portugal.1252:			pt_PT.iso8859-1
Comment 8 Milos Komarcevic 2009-03-16 16:26:02 UTC
Alan, the patch seems to be ISO-8859-1 encoded for some reason, I suggest you use iconv to convert it to UTF-8. Otherwise, let me know and I'll resubmit it.
Comment 9 Alan Coopersmith 2009-03-16 16:38:04 UTC
If it was just the encoding of the patch, it wouldn't show those lines
as being edited - it seems to be an encoding problem in the environment
either the editor or diff was run in to generate the patch.
Comment 10 Milos Komarcevic 2009-03-16 16:49:19 UTC
Created attachment 23937 [details] [review]
Updated patch

Right you are. Patch reattached with problematic hunks removed, they have no relation to our locale anyway.
Comment 11 Alan Coopersmith 2009-03-16 17:45:11 UTC
Thanks - corrected patch pushed to git master for next libX11 release:

commit da95ecbbdcacc483cd0b5fd7db1fb2e2543341bd
Author: Milos Komarcevic <miloskomarcevic@netscape.net>
Date:   Mon Mar 16 17:43:26 2009 -0700

    Bug 11456: Serbian locale updates (sr_RS and sr_ME)
    X.Org Bug #11456 <http://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=11456>
    Patch #23937 <http://bugs.freedesktop.org/attachment.cgi?id=23937>
    Signed-off-by: Alan Coopersmith <alan.coopersmith@sun.com>
Comment 12 Chusslove Illich 2012-04-08 01:31:18 UTC
It seems some entries are still missing: when starting LibreOffice in
sr_RS.UTF-8@latin locale, it reports "X Window System doesn't support locale
'sr_RS.UTF-8@latin'" and then there are encoding problems inside. I fixed it
by adding this line to /usr/share/X11/locale/locale.dir:

  en_US.UTF-8/XLC_LOCALE: sr_RS.UTF-8@latin

Maybe the following patch would suffice?
Comment 13 Chusslove Illich 2012-04-08 01:32:09 UTC
Created attachment 59641 [details] [review]
Additional entries for sr_RS.UTF-8@latin.
Comment 14 Fiable.biz 2013-05-25 13:30:00 UTC
Mongolian from Mongolia is also lacking in locale.dir and compose.dir.
See the last comment of

Do I need to open a new bug for this, or do we change the bug title?
Comment 15 Mike FABIAN 2014-02-19 18:02:13 UTC
(In reply to comment #13)
> Created attachment 59641 [details] [review] [review]
> Additional entries for sr_RS.UTF-8@latin.

be_BY.UTF-8@latin is also missing, see:

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