Localedef

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Sep 4 06:12:23 PDT 2000


On Sun, 03 Sep 2000, you wrote:
> I was thinking this was odd when I saw the 2.4 book.
>
> The localedef command (localedef -i en_US -f ISO-8859-1 en_US) should be
> executed once in the CHROOT environment, NOT while in the host environment
> as indicated in the book. As is, you end up setting the localedef for the
> host system.

Right and it has been put on the TODO list already and will be fixed in 
2.5.1. 

So far this is the only (reported) bug in the 2.4 book. I think we all did a 
pretty good job on making it as stable as it is now.

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