Re: slink's dpkg
On Thu, 25 Feb 1999, Bob Hilliard wrote:
> Raphael Hertzog <email@example.com> writes:
> : dpkg does not handle locales properly. If you use locales, you
> : must set LC_ALL=C before upgrading, otherwise dpkg may break during
> : the upgrade.
> If you wish to comment, please do so quickly, as the procedure
> for getting manual changes installed in the archives is not quick.
Quick comment: I think LANG has precedence over LC_ALL.
I agree that writing this in the release notes is much better than
"8f0d5cc7a7a8b8931b3514bd0f485d45" (a truly random sig)