Re: Where are the tools to generate posix and json from cldr?

From: Karl Williamson <>
Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2016 13:19:11 -0600

On 08/11/2016 12:59 PM, Mark Davis ☕️ wrote:
> ​That is a bit obscure! We stopped generating the source for POSIX
> because essentially every user customized it in some way, so was better
> to do with a tool. We need to add a pointer to where to get the tools
> and how to use them.
> shows
> where they are.
> Above that are the details for SVN access.​
> But we really need a page that describes the specific tools and how to
> use them. Filed as
> Mark

I had looked at that, and downloaded the latest data, and still could
not find the tools in it. One would think that the tools directory
contains it, and I did not look in every sub-directory in it, but none
looked likely. I then tried transforms, but came up empty there too.

> //////
> On Thu, Aug 11, 2016 at 8:29 PM, Karl Williamson
> < <>> wrote:
> I can't find these that are mentioned in
> "For those interested in the source CLDR data, it is available for
> each release in the XML format specified by LDML. There are also
> tools that will convert to JSON and POSIX format. For more
> information, see CLDR Releases/Downloads."
> If you follow that link, the page contains this text:
> "POSIX Data
> "Note: Beginning with CLDR v21, the CLDR project will no longer
> publish POSIX-format locale sources as part of its distribution.
> The POSIX locale generation tools will continue to be made available
> as a part of the release. Developers who require POSIX compliant
> locales can generate them using these tools."
> But I can't find those tools.
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