Subject: Re: [boost] [locale] Strange(?) result in example code
From: Gevorg Voskanyan (v_gevorg_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-04-16 06:43:00
Paul A. Bristow wrote:
> To: boost_at_[hidden]
> Sent: Sat, April 16, 2011 2:40:10 PM
> Subject: Re: [boost] [locale] Strange(?) result in example code
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: boost-bounces_at_[hidden] [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]]
> > On Behalf Of Noah Roberts
> > Sent: Friday, April 15, 2011 8:43 PM
> > To: boost_at_[hidden]
> > Subject: Re: [boost] [locale] Strange(?) result in example code
> > On 4/15/2011 12:38 PM, Artyom wrote:
> > > std::cout.imbue(std::locale()); // Now global locale imbued to stream as
> > LOL, DUH! OK. Thanks.
> Well join the club - I've fallen into this pit recently :-(
> Am I correct in thinking that the reason is that std::cout is constructed
> *before* the new locale is 'globalled'?
> And so std::cerr needs imbuing too but that fstream and stringstreams
> constructed after the std::locale::global("en_US.UTF-8") statement will get
> the new locale?
Yes. See 126.96.36.199/4 of C++03.
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