I've spent a bit of time building a locale framework around the CLDR
but it's not ready yet. The CLDR stuff is definitely useful, but
downright wrong in parts - its the best freely available data out
That's why extra eyeballs are always welcome. Contrariwise to what I
earlier, one does not NEED to be an "expert in standards". Spotting
typos is helpful. Spotting errors in time/date formats is helpful.
Knowledge of standards comes handy when you want to refer
standards as the basis of your bug reports.
Good to see the ICU stuff going into P6 - hope it will relatively
easy to use though - I hate the APIs!
I don't think the plan is to have ICU APIs as such available (at least
in the first approximation), but instead leverage from ICU's low level
Jarkko Hietaniemi <jhi(_at_)iki(_dot_)fi> http://www.iki.fi/jhi/ "There is this
biologist word we use for 'stable'. It is 'dead'." -- Jack Cohen