Re: Bug#632798: libc6: broken LANGUAGE design
Le 06/07/2011 10:21, Vincent Lefevre a écrit :
> Hi Jonathan,
> On 2011-07-05 22:22:51 -0500, Jonathan Nieder wrote:
>> 1. On my local machine, I could not reproduce the same effect. That's
>> probably because no default locale is configured here. After making
>> the default locale de_DE.UTF-8 using "dpkg-reconfigure -plow locales",
>> /etc/environment is empty and /etc/default/locale looks like this
>> # File generated by update-locale
>> and "ssh localhost locale" still shows "LANGUAGE=". Any idea what's
>> different between your setup and mine?
> My settings come from the installation. /etc/default/locale was:
> # File generated by update-locale
> (I only added a LC_TIME=en_DK since, hoping it would be taken into
> account for the time displayed by gdm).
Please note that eglibc (more precisely the locales package) never
defines LANGUAGE= in /etc/default/locale, it is done in the installer.
The only things it does is disabling the LANGUAGE entry if it is not
compatible with the selected locales.
Aurelien Jarno GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73