Bug 211902

Summary: bin/dd - pass LC_ALL instead of LC_CTYPE to setlocale(3) to account for localised error messages
Product: Base System Reporter: Sevan Janiyan <venture37>
Component: binAssignee: Sevan Janiyan <sevan>
Status: New ---    
Severity: Affects Only Me CC: bdrewery
Priority: --- Keywords: patch
Version: CURRENT   
Hardware: Any   
OS: Any   
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Description Sevan Janiyan 2016-08-16 13:34:51 UTC
Created attachment 173737 [details]
call setlocale()

In order to support localised messages returned by dd for things such as error messages, call LC_ALL.
This is to avoid individually listing LC_ variables to inherit by the tool & avoid further adjustment in the future.