Language packs with new locales ahead

Martin Pitt martin.pitt at
Mon Dec 5 07:55:06 GMT 2005

Hi Matthias!

Matthias Klose [2005-12-03 15:02 +0100]:
> Martin Pitt schrieb:
> >Hi fellows!
> >
> >Yesterday, Jeff Bailey and I did the final changes for the new locale
> >handling in Ubuntu. See the spec [1] for details, these are the
> >general changes:
> - how are these packages named?

Source: langpack-locales, builds one binary 'locales'.

> - please provide a script that maps a locale name to a package name,
>   which is installed into the locales package. This will ease generating
>   build dependencies for all packages requiring locales in the build
>   (i.e. test suites).

That will be truly trivial, but I can do that.


Martin Pitt
Ubuntu Developer
Debian Developer

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