On Sun, Aug 11, 2019 at 10:58 AM Lassi Kortela <xxxxxx@lassi.io> wrote:

One of the most common use cases for the locale stuff is simply
(get-localized-string "some string"). Optionally with printf-like
parameters. That would make for a pretty simple SRFI (at least it seems
simple now :D)

Yes, I think basic localization should be built into the date formatting SRFI (which should interoperate somehow with SRFI 159/166) and the gettext SRFI.  Everything else can be postponed indefinitely, as far as I am concerned.
We should definitely ask Shiro about how to best support that. He's put
a lot of effort into Gauche's multilingual support.


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