Function

CFLocaleCreateCanonicalLocaleIdentifierFromString(_:_:)

Returns a canonical locale identifier by mapping an arbitrary locale identification string to the canonical identifier.

Declaration

func CFLocaleCreateCanonicalLocaleIdentifierFromString(_ allocator: CFAllocator!, _ localeIdentifier: CFString!) -> CFLocaleIdentifier!

Parameters

allocator

The allocator to use to allocate memory for the new object. Pass NULL or kCFAllocatorDefault to use the current default allocator.

localeIdentifier

A string representation of an arbitrary locale identifier (for example, “English”).

Return Value

A canonical locale identifier created by mapping the arbitrary locale identification string to the canonical identifier for the corresponding locale (for example, “en”). Returns NULL if there was a problem creating the object. Ownership follows the The Create Rule.

See Also

Getting and Creating Locale Identifiers

func CFLocaleCreateCanonicalLanguageIdentifierFromString(CFAllocator!, CFString!) -> CFLocaleIdentifier!

Returns a canonical language identifier by mapping an arbitrary locale identification string to the canonical identifier

func CFLocaleCreateComponentsFromLocaleIdentifier(CFAllocator!, CFLocaleIdentifier!) -> CFDictionary!

Returns a dictionary containing the result from parsing a locale ID consisting of language, script, country, variant, and keyword/value pairs.

func CFLocaleCreateLocaleIdentifierFromComponents(CFAllocator!, CFDictionary!) -> CFLocaleIdentifier!

Returns a locale identifier consisting of language, script, country, variant, and keyword/value pairs derived from a dictionary containing the source information.

func CFLocaleGetWindowsLocaleCodeFromLocaleIdentifier(CFLocaleIdentifier!) -> UInt32

Returns a Windows locale code from the locale identifier.