Re: How to set locale from an user account.
On Sat, Sep 20, 2003 at 02:31:31PM +0200, Michelle Konzack wrote:
> Am 2003-09-19 00:51:51, schrieb Osamu Aoki:
> >I am wondering how to set locale fron user account (or more exactly
> >under fakeroot).
^^^^^^^^ This is how we build package.
> >$ localedef -v -c -i en_GB -f UTF-8 ./en_GB.UTF-8
> >This creates locale definition file but how can I access it?
Yes. I need to enable access as non-root. Fakeroot !!!
> ??? - Wired !!!
Yes I am weired. This is for debian packaging :-)
> As 'root' install the Package 'locales' and ignore debconf because
> it has a bug. If installed call 'dpkg-reconfigure locales' and
> select your desired locales.
I do not know the bug with debconf but this is just for normal user
situation. I am focust at package building withiout root access.
If you are interested on the normal user situation, my updated "Debian
Reference" contains fair amount of HOWTO for standard locale
configuration. Please give me your thought on the followings: