proposal for extending XSETTINGS registry keys

Matthias Clasen mclasen at
Fri Mar 30 07:21:01 PDT 2007

On Fri, 2007-03-30 at 15:59 +0200, Stanislav Brabec wrote:
> Matthias Clasen wrote:
> > Looking again at your list of Gtk/ XSettings, I notice that you missed
> > a few:
> It can also include some settings from former environment variables.
> Net/Locale
> Or more specifically map LANGUAGES and all LC_* categories to:
> Net/Language Net/Locale_Time or Net/LC_Time
> (KDE/Qt already includes locale change on fly, but GNOME does not.)

No chance to get this to work with any gettext-based localizations. 
At least not with reasonable effort. Lets try to concentrate on
realistic things, please.

> And even Net/PWD could be interesting for global changing working
> directory of running applications.

Why ? What does this have to do with the mandate of XSETTINGS ? 

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