[jp] 9.99.6 and Memo sorting

Ralph Alvy ralvy at compuserve.com
Wed Aug 20 13:17:25 EDT 2003


I see. I guess my Red Hat 8 distro has that setup so that @ is ignored
completely. I actually find sorts like this in the Memo list in JPilot:

     abc
     def
     @ghi
     jkl

Note that '@' above was essentially ignored.


On Wed, 20 Aug 2003 11:28:38 -0400, "Judd Montgomery" <judd at jpilot.org>
said:
>  
> The memo sort function calls strcoll to sort.  `man strcoll` says that 
> it reads the LC_COLLATE environment variable and sorts according to the 
> locale set.  '@' gets sorted before 'a' with my slackware and debian
> distro.
> 
> Judd
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