Section: Linux User Manual (5)
A repertoire map defines mappings between symbolic character names and Unicode code points when compiling a locale with localedef?(1). Using a repertoire map is optional, it is only needed when symbolic names are used instead of now preferred Unicode code points.
The repertoiremap file starts with a header that may consist of the following keywords:
- is followed by a character that will be used as the comment character for the rest of the file. It defaults to the number sign (#).:
- is followed by a character that should be used as the escape character for the rest of the file to mark characters that should be interpreted in a special way. It defaults to the backslash (\).:
The mapping section starts with the keyword CHARIDS in the first column.
The mapping lines have the following form:
- <symbolic-name> <code-point> <comment>
- This defines exactly one mapping, <comment> being optional.:
- Usual default repertoire map path.:
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