Setting LANGUAGE parameters

John L Fjellstad john-ubuntu at
Tue Sep 25 23:18:20 BST 2007

"Dotan Cohen" <dotancohen at> writes:

> Where does one store language parameters that programs (specifically
> wine) use? I have been putting "export LC_ALL=he_IL.UTF-8" in
> ~/.bashrc, but now I know that only Konsole uses this file. What file
> do other programs use? I do have the proper settings in Kcontrol, but
> wine does not use the KDE config files.

You can create a script to export this variable and store the script in 
Whatever is in here is called whenever KDE is started

I *think* you can create a file called ~/.xinitrc.  This gets called
whenever X starts

John L. Fjellstad
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