Bug#379502: localechooser fails in lowmem install
> More complete checking gives the right explanation:
> In lowmem mode, the locale is set to C on the installed system.
> In localechooser post-base-installer, the "locales" package is *not*
> installed if LOCALE=C.
> So, validlocale and locale-gen are not present on the installed
> As their only point is to generate the locales, it seems that my
> proposed fix is very probably correct.
> I'm currently testing it in details.
The patch seems to be correct and, with it, the lowmem install works fine.