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Re: How to change language in console?

On Tue, Dec 03, 2002 at 12:56:45PM -0600, Kent West wrote:
> Colin Watson wrote:
> >What does the 'locale' command print?
> Everything, except LC_ALL, was set to DE_something

Ah, you can probably just use the less heavy-handed 'export LANG=C'
then, or just 'unset LANG'.

> >Locales are set in your environment. 'export LC_ALL=C' will probably do
> >what you want.
> Great! Now "locale" shows everything to be set to C, and at first 
> glance, it looks like things are in English.
> So what's "C"?

The default Unix locale, i.e. American English.

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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