Re: [PATCH] Avoid decimal point localization in /proc/loadavg

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Re: [PATCH] Avoid decimal point localization in /proc/loadavg

Jon TURNEY
On 08/04/2017 17:18, cyg Simple wrote:
> On 4/8/2017 8:55 AM, Jon Turney wrote:
>> Explicitly format the contents of /proc/loadavg to avoid the decimal point
>> getting localized according to LC_NUMERIC. Using anything other than '.'
>> breaks top.
>
> Would it be more prudent to update top to be locale aware?

I'm pretty sure that the content of /proc/loadavg should not be
localized (it isn't on linux), so my commentary is incomplete and should
say something like 'Using anything other than '.' is wrong, and breaks top'

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