problems with locales
alexander.v.smirnov at gmail.com
Wed Nov 21 09:00:20 UTC 2007
> Hi there,
> since updating the tzdata package this morning
> (which failed) I cannot fix the locale vars on my Gutsy.
> as you can see:
> perl: warning: Setting locale failed.
> perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings:
> LANGUAGE = "it_IT",
> LC_ALL = (unset),
> LANG = "it_IT.UTF-8"
> are supported and installed on your system.
> perl: warning: Falling back to the standard locale ("C").
> 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
> locale: Cannot set LC_ALL to default locale: No such file or directory
> Setting up tzdata (2007i-0ubuntu0.7.10) ...
> dpkg: error processing tzdata (--configure):
> subprocess post-installation script returned error exit status 10
> Errors were encountered while processing:
> Anybody experienced the same problem ?
> Any solution ?
i'm not sure, but you can try to recompile the locale
>sudo locale-gen it_IT.UTF-8
and then try install tzdata again
another workaround is to set locale variable to en_US.utf8 for apt
>LANG=en_US.UTF-8 apt-get install --reinstall tzdata
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