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Old 07-21-2012, 12:04 PM   #1
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locale settings

Dear Group,

Distribution: Debian 6.0.5

I am getting the following error message when I run 'locale -a'.
root@localhost:/etc% locale -a
locale: Cannot set LC_CTYPE to default locale: No such file or directory
locale: Cannot set LC_MESSAGES to default locale: No such file or directory
locale: Cannot set LC_COLLATE to default locale: No such file or directory
Below is what I have done so far to fix the problem.

1). Uncommented en_US.UTF-8 from /etc/locale.gen
2). run 'dpkg-reconfigure locales' and chose en_US.UTF-8. The output of this command is

Generating locales (this might take a while)...
  en_US.UTF-8... done
Generation complete.
I am still getting the same error and am not sure how to fix this issue.

Old 07-26-2012, 04:10 AM   #2
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Deleted because of my misunderstanding .

Last edited by mahu_mahu; 07-26-2012 at 04:28 AM.


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