Nick Lamb wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 18, 2000 at 07:55:41PM +0200, Uwe Koloska wrote:
> > Hey, you are right! By starting gimp with
> > LC_ALL=C gimp-1.1
> > or more exact
> > LC_NUMERIC=C gimp-1.1
> > gdyntext works as expected. Maybe this is the same sort of error acrobat
> > reader 4.05 has to fight with (cannot open most embedded font when run with
> > locale other than "C").
> I have just confirmed, and fixed (well sent off a patch) a bug in Xsane,
> an external Gimp plug-in, which has this same problem.
> It is ESSENTIAL when communicating across the Gimp wire, that a plug-in
> operates in LC_NUMERIC == "C", I do not think it is wise to change this
> assumption during the last leg to 1.2.0 and almost ALL existing
> plug-ins accept this behaviour by
I've just commited a patch which makes GDynText behave like a plugin should.
Rendering text layers and i18n now work as expected.