changing locale from command line

CLIFFORD ILKAY clifford_ilkay at
Mon Oct 13 04:10:44 UTC 2008

H.S. wrote:
> Hello,
> How can one change the default locale for all users from command line in
> Ubuntu Gutsy?
> I tried the following, but it just regenerates all the installed locales
> and doesn't let me fix one as default.
> ~$ sudo dpkg-reconfigure locales


Try dpkg-reconfigure console-setup.

Clifford Ilkay
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