Defined in header <locale>
static locale global( const locale& loc );
Replaces the global C++ locale with
loc, which means all future calls to the std::locale default constructor will now return a copy of
loc has a name, also replaces the C locale as if by std::setlocale(LC_ALL, loc.name().c_str());. This function is the only way to modify the global C++ locale, which is otherwise equivalent to std::locale::classic() at program startup.
|loc||-||the new global C++ locale|
 Return value
The previous value of the global C++ locale.
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 See also
| constructs a new locale |
(public member function)
| obtains a reference to the "C" locale |
(public static member function)
| gets and sets the current C locale |