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[Solved] Re: Locale setting different for root and user

On Wed, Feb 07, 2007 at 06:05:53AM +0100 or thereabouts, Marcus Blumhagen wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 06, 2007 at 11:27:04PM -0500, Stephen wrote:
> > Why the difference, and what do I change to fix it?
> Hi Stephen,

Hi Marcus:

> maybe it is set in your ~/.bashrc or ~/.bash_profile. You can find out
> by running:
> 	$ cat ~/.bashrc ~/.bash_profile | grep "LANG="
> I suspect this will return a line like this:
> 	export LANG=en_CA.ISO-8859-1

Wasn't in either.

> If so, you need to find out whether it is in ~/.bashrc or
> ~/.bash_profile and change it to:
> 	export LANG=en_CA.UTF-8
> Anyway adding this last line to one of those two files should solve
> your problem. You will have to logout and login again to make the
> changes take effect.

Thanks very much Marcus ! 

It works just dandy now. Any idea why 'LC_ALL=' is blank after running
'dpkg-reconfigure locales' or is that anything to worry about ?

Stephen A.
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