A repertoire map defines mappings between symbolic character names
(mnemonics) and Unicode code points when compiling a locale with
localedef(1). Using a repertoire map is optional, it is needed only
when symbolic names are used instead of now preferred Unicode code
The repertoiremap file starts with a header that may consist of the
is followed by a character that will be used as the comment
character for the rest of the file. It defaults to the number
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
The mapping section starts with the keyword CHARIDS in the first col-
The mapping lines have the following form:
<symbolic-name> <code-point> <comment>
This defines exactly one mapping, <comment> being optional.
The mapping section ends with the string END CHARIDS.
Usual default repertoire map path.
Repertoire maps are deprecated in favor of Unicode code points.
locale(1), localedef(1), charmap(5), locale(5)
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