LFS6.5 - 6.9 Glibc - Locale?

Agathoklis D. Hatzimanikas a.hatzim at gmail.com
Sun Feb 21 12:33:36 PST 2010


Hi David,

On Sun, Feb 21, at 07:26 David Shaw wrote:
> I'm making pretty slow progress, but I'm determined to get there in the end.
> 
> I've got to the part in Glibc where I need to set up the locales.  
> However, I am in the UK and this is not given as one of the locales in 
> the list.  Rather than set up every single one as per the make 
> localedata/install-locales option, could someone point me in the right 
> direction to look for how to set up a UK locale?

All the locales are listed under /usr/share/i18n/locales/ directory, as it is
already written in the Book.
So you can generate them by issuing:

localedef -i en_GB -f ISO-8859-1 en_GB
localedef -i en_GB -f UTF-8 en_GB.UTF-8
 
> David Shaw

Regards,
Agathoklis.



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