[luatex] Localisation of Lua or LuaTeX

Philipp Gesang gesang at stud.uni-heidelberg.de
Fri Mar 2 09:53:52 CET 2012

On 2012-03-02 09:12, Ralf Meyer wrote:

> Should one refrain from using the os library, or at least its
> localisation aspects, and warn users to avoid it for this reason?

Instead of an answer, here a snippet from the ConTeXt sources

-- precautions

os.setlocale(nil,nil) -- useless feature and even dangerous in luatex

function os.setlocale()
    -- no way you can mess with it


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