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Re: sid upgrade perl problem



In <20090510213341.8d96179c.celejar@gmail.com>, Celejar wrote:
>Jude DaShiell <jdashiel@shellworld.net> wrote:
>> When I finished the upgrade, the locale environment variables were not set
>> and later could not be set.  When I open man pages I get warnings about
>> lc_all and language variables.
>
>The solution in my case was the removal
>of a (legacy?) file '/etc/environment' which contained (only) the line:
>
>LANG="en_US.UTF-8"

Which, because /etc/environment is not interpreted by a shell -- so there is 
no quote removal or word splitting -- left the double-quotes in the value 
assigned to LANG giving an invalid locale.
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