Note: This is a beta release of Red Hat Bugzilla 5.0. The data contained within is a snapshot of the live data so any changes you make will not be reflected in the production Bugzilla. Also email is disabled so feel free to test any aspect of the site that you want. File any problems you find or give feedback here.
Bug 156687 - Locale en_US.ISO-8859-15 not supported
Summary: Locale en_US.ISO-8859-15 not supported
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11
Version: 4
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
QA Contact: David Lawrence
URL:
Whiteboard:
Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2005-05-03 12:17 UTC by Martin Welss
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
0 users

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2005-05-03 13:40:30 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)

Description Martin Welss 2005-05-03 12:17:48 UTC
Description of problem:
when locale set to en_EN@ISO-8859-15
x11, kde and gtk programms start with the message 

Warning: locale not supported by Xlib, locale set to C

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1.
2.
3.
  
Actual results:


Expected results:


Additional info:

Comment 1 Martin Welss 2005-05-03 13:13:48 UTC
the correct format of the locale is: en_US.ISO-8859-15

Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2005-05-03 13:40:30 UTC
en_EN is an invalid locale, which is why it isn't supported.  It's not
supported by glibc either for the same reason (according to our glibc
maintainer).

You're probably looking for "en_GB" and "en_GB.ISO-8859-15" which are
both valid.

Setting status to NOTABUG (bogus locale)

Comment 3 Mike A. Harris 2005-05-03 13:45:12 UTC
Additional note:

The submitted bug Summary and the first comment describe 2 completely
different locales.  The one in the summary 'en_US.ISO-8859-15' is
formatted incorrectly, it should be "en_US.ISO8859-15" which is valid
and should work correctly.  en_EN is completely invalid however.

Comment 4 Martin Welss 2005-05-03 13:55:33 UTC
Yes, en_US.ISO8859-15 works just fine. Sorry for the confusion.


Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.