LANG variable and language switching

NoOp glgxg at
Thu May 31 14:31:35 UTC 2007

On 05/31/2007 05:13 AM, Milos Prudek wrote:
>> I think if you add the line:
>> LANG=cs_CZ.utf8
>> in /etc/rc.conf and reboot, then it should work. (i'm not sure if ubuntu
> Such file does not exist in Ubuntu. 

Ummm.... why yes it does. And if it doesn't on your system the file
simply contains:

#!/bin/sh -e
# rc.local
# This script is executed at the end of each multiuser runlevel.
# Make sure that the script will "exit 0" on success or any other
# value on error.
# In order to enable or disable this script just change the execution
# bits.
# By default this script does nothing.

exit 0

Even if it did, it would change the
> language system-wide, for all users. That's not my purpose. I want to change 
> the language for a single user.

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