what does env variable LANGUAGE mean?

Colin Watson cjwatson at ubuntu.com
Tue Mar 15 16:05:12 CST 2005

On Tue, Mar 15, 2005 at 11:31:15PM +0200, Logiotatidis Giorgos wrote:
> 	I would like to know what the fields in LANGUAGE enviroment variable
> represent.
> my /etc/enviroment file looks like this
> LANGUAGE="el_GR:el:en_GB:en"

They're a preference order for message translations.

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at ubuntu.com]

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