LinuxQuestions.org
Register a domain and help support LQ
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 12-03-2001, 12:37 PM   #1
calculon
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2001
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
Setting locale failed??


Hi guys,

after a dist-upgrade of my debian system, I have some problems.

One which seems to be the worst of them all, produces the following output:



debconf-show dpkg-dev (for a bunch of other progs as well)

perl: warning: Setting locale failed.

perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings:

LANGUAGE = "german",

LC_ALL = "german",

LC_CTYPE = "german",

LANG = "english"

are supported and installed on your system.

perl: warning: Falling back to the standard locale ("C").





The problem is: what does it mean? If have absolutely no clue what this message wants to indicate. I guess it is something with the charsets, but I am not sure. Any help is appreciated since even my XF86Setup refuses to work as it throws a 'Segmentation Fault'. But that's another problem ;-)



Cheers, Sebastian.
 
Old 12-04-2001, 02:01 PM   #2
calculon
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Dec 2001
Posts: 2

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Hi,
it seems that I messed up the installation of a new xserver. Since the dist-upgrade replaced a lot of other essential libraries, nothing was like it used to be ,-)
Finally I dumped my installation and reinstalled it from sratch :-(

Cheers, Sebastian.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to change the locale by setting the system default locale letdoit Slackware 6 08-18-2011 04:34 AM
Locale and language setting stefaandk Linux - General 2 07-11-2005 12:08 AM
Language/locale setting val54321 Linux - Newbie 3 05-18-2005 08:26 AM
Setting locale failed linx win Debian 1 04-02-2005 10:46 AM
locale setting ’ mnaumanca Linux - Software 0 02-18-2005 04:39 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:02 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration