Minor issue in chapter 7 <Not critical>

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Fri Jun 9 08:32:43 PDT 2006


Henry christenson wrote:
> In 7.9. The Bash Shell Startup Files
> 
> when configureing the locals one of the commands fails to print any
> information.
> Locale that i used is en_US.iso-8859-1

Should be en_US.ISO-8859-1 (case matters) or just en_US, but that matters for 
BLFS only.

> the command in this section is
> LC_ALL=[locale name] locale country

> when using the above locale in place of the [locale name] prints a new
> line nothing more.

That's a real bug in the book, thanks for the report. Please either change the 
command to:

LC_ALL=[locale name] locale country_name

or, since it does print nothing in some other valid locales, remove it.

-- 
Alexander E. Patrakov



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