Re: [util-linux] cal doesn't honor first_weekday value from locale

From: Per Larsson (
Date: 2001-11-29 19:18:35

On Thu, 29 Nov 2001 wrote:

> Give the command "locale first_weekday" for one country.
> You get 1. Give it for another country. You get 1 again.
> You see that the function "locale first_weekday"
> does not distinguish countries today. 
> Regardless of whether the right answer is Sunday or Monday,
> it always says Monday.
> (And please, please don't tell me of the exceptions. I know.

So. You think there should be more cases where first_weekday=7.
Fair enough. 

The question you've completely dodged so far is : *Which ones?*

List them, and we'll ask the affected language teams what the real
situation is for these locales.

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