Unicode Support in the Solaris Operating Environment

3.3 European Unicode Locales

In the Solaris 8 operating environment, five European Unicode locales offer the same level of support as en_US.UTF-8 with modifications for language and cultural data.

The five European Unicode locales are:

Each locale contains the same feature set as en_US.UTF-8 and regional definitions for numeric notation, date and time, currency, and translated text messages.

The following additional five European locales support the Euro currency symbol and monetary formatting conventions:

Note -

All Unicode locales (including en_US.UTF-8 and Asian Unicode locales) support input and output of the new euro currency symbol.

Figure 3-7 Euro currency symbol