Re: glibc locale trouble
On Sun, Nov 22, 1998 at 03:11:05PM +0100 , Paul Stevens wrote:
> Hi all,
> Could be a bug, but maybe I'm missing the point:
> I understand that locales have moved from /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/locale to
> /usr/share/locale and friends. But killing the old location by moving
No thats wrong. These two are completly separate things.
/usr/share/locale is in locales (I thing) package, but
/usr/X11R6/lib/X11/locale is now in xlib6g. There should be a symlink
/usr/lib/i486-linuxlibc1/lib do /usr/X11R6/lib/X11
> it to a backup location - which is what libc6.postinst did - broke
> several applications, most notably netscape, staroffice and wp8. They
> all started dying with segfaults.
> I had them up and running again by symlinking
> /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/locale-libc6.old to its old name, but I'm assuming
rename this directory to locale and check the symlinkg
> this is not a good thing in the long run.
BTW which version of xfree86 (or xlib6g) are you using?
Averything between 188.8.131.52a-2..6 (included) has known bugs. -7 should be safe.
> Any ideas or advise ?
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