Hi,

In message "[ruby-talk:12478] Re: Locale support in Ruby"
    on 01/03/12, Ollivier Robert <roberto / REMOVETHIS.eu.org> writes:

|Thanks for the answer but what really interested me is Regexp support
|(i.e. to have . and \w match diacritics). Do you think it would be
|difficult to add to Ruby (I'm not familiar with Ruby's internals...)?

Regex too depends on ctype macros.  The point is you have to call
setlocale(3) before any pattern compile happens (including regexp
literal compilation).

							matz.