Re: LANG=C not English?
On 02/03/2008, Osamu Aoki <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Thanks, but how to set them?
> Short answer is not to set any of LC_* as system wide.
I don't recall ever setting them. I don't even know how.
> Since I like console to use English (UTF-8 so en_US.UTF-8) and X to use
> use several locales such as en_US.UTF-8 and ja_JP.UTF-8, I let gdm
> change locale. If you want to run any program under fancy locale, you
> can do it by:
> $ LANG=somelocale somecommand
> See more on
Very informative links, Osamu, but they explain how to set only the
'standard' locale of a user, not C. How is that set? Thanks!
A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
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