[Zope3-checkins] [Checkins] SVN: zope.i18n/trunk/ Merge the nadako-sorting branch, updating CLDR to 1.1.

Stephan Richter srichter at cosmos.phy.tufts.edu
Fri Feb 27 12:19:25 EST 2009

On Friday 27 February 2009, Dan Korostelev wrote:
> >> Also, I it
> >> looks crazy how zope.i18n.locales things works, especially when it
> >> comes to inheritance. :)
> >
> > Feel free to improve it. :-)
> Well, it's quite hard when it comes to backward-compatibility, but
> I'll certainly think on some ways to improve.

Instead of implementing inheritance I would now just allow copying a locale 
and merge new data on top of it. Nobody changes locales on the fly anyways, 
so the entire inheritance mechanism is superfluous.

> >> I even have some thoughts about just
> >> integrating Babel into zope.i18n, as it does CLDR much better.
> >
> > Can you give me a link?
> Sure. http://babel.edgewall.org/

Looks very good. We probably should switch to them. We can even provide some 
tests to their project.

Stephan Richter
Web Software Design, Development and Training
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