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Subject: Re: [Boost-users] Ensuring same locale for reading/writing
From: Szymon Gatner (szymon.gatner_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-06-23 13:46:29

2011/6/22 Steven Watanabe <watanabesj_at_[hidden]>:
> On 06/22/2011 07:51 AM, Szymon Gatner wrote:
>> My original question comes from Random library but I guess it is not
>> strictly Random-related.
>> I would like to save a state of pseudo-random number generator and
>> then restore it on different machine with potentially different
>> locale. Random docs say tho:
>> "The state shall be written in a platform-independent manner, but it
>> is assumed that the locales used for writing and reading be the same."
>> How do I assure same locale on all machines / platforms? Or more
>> directly: how do I assure portable save/restore.
> I would probably imbue the stream with std::locale::classic().

Thanks, I will do that.


Szymon Gatner
The Lordz Games Studio

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