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Old 01-02-2008, 04:02 AM   #1
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error " +817" on installation

hi i'm a newbie on linux, i'd just installed a red hat enterprise and installed a software and it turned out fine, but upon installing the same software on a red hat enterprise 5 an error kept on poppine the error is "cannot open +817 no file or directory, another problem is "gedit has not been able to detect the character coding please check that you are not trying to open a binary file select a character coding from the menu and try again, character coding current locale UTF-8"
can anyone help?
Old 01-03-2008, 01:15 AM   #2
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RedHat ES5 doesn't have a file named +817, and it needs that to install whatever you are installing. You need to set a locale, or your locale isn't supported by gedit. Try setting the system locale to UTF-8.
Old 01-06-2008, 09:15 PM   #3
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hi thanks for the reply... just wanna ask on how do you set you're system locale to UTF-8 and how to manage it...


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