problem with locales

Thomas Hackert thackert at
Wed Aug 25 21:20:21 PDT 2004

Hi Lucien,
On Wednesday 25 August 2004 18:25, Lucien GENTIS wrote:
> I have LFS 4.1 with glibc 2.3.1
a really old version, isn't it ;) ?

> I tried to install a locale for France with the command:
> "localedef -i fr_FR at euro -f ISO-8859-15 freuro" without error
Is the "freuro" at the end just a typo ? It should be 
fr_FR at euro ....

> message but after that, no directory "freuro" is create, and
> the command locale -a returns only C and POSIX.
Maybe the above helps here ...

> Is this normal ?
No ...

> I ask myself this question because I have problem to display
> Eurosign:
> --- In OpenOffice 1.1, Eurosign cannot be displayed
> --- In xterm and gvim, Eurosign is displayed pressing the
> "Currency" key
This part belongs to the blfs-support ml ... But just a thought to 
OOo ... Have you changed the language in the option menu ?

> Many thanks for your help

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