[Vm-dev] Re: New Win32 VM [m17n testers needed]

Yoshiki Ohshima yoshiki at squeakland.org
Tue Jun 5 14:09:04 UTC 2007


> Ok. However, this still doesn't answer the questions:
> a) why do I have to configure my image myself to set the language?
>    (couldn't Squeak find out on its own what language was configured
>    in the host system?), and
> b) as I need to select the fonts to render the text *anyway* (through
>    the appearance... menu), what is the purpose of the language
>    environment then?

  The *default* one can be fetched from the host system, sure.  But
you still want to use, for example, Chinese on Japanese Windows, it is
necessary to be able to set it.

-- Yoshiki

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