Re: multilingual setup ...
On 2/26/2020 1:34 PM, Albretch Mueller wrote:
> I have searched for a solution to a problem which apparently many
> people have, but all I find are problems while tryng to do it. I think
> there should be a straight forward way to do that:
> Most of us are multilingual. I want to set up different users with
> different languages as default and then when I su into a shell as a
> particular user and start, say, libreofice, firefox and Eclipse as a
> certain user that would automatically change all Settings
> How do you do this?
I install Debian with the 'C' local and build extra locales that are needed.
Then in the CLI I use the desired local using 'LANG' and LANGUAGE' in
the files mentioned in this thread. If you have a desktop environment
(gnome mate ...) you also need to install language package for eatch
language that you want to use in the DE, then set that language there as