[arch-general] Where's my locale gone?

Mateus Rodrigues Costa charles.costar at gmail.com
Mon Nov 3 14:30:09 UTC 2014

Em Mon Nov 03 2014 at 12:03:33, Paul Gideon Dann <pdgiddie at gmail.com>

> On 3 November 2014 11:36, Mateus Rodrigues Costa <charles.costar at gmail.com
> >
> wrote:
> > Shouldn't you also have the en_US locales available?  Just in case?
> > Also, why enable the ISO locales if you can run basically with only the
> > UTF-8 ones?
> >
> I've tried enabling the en_US locales, and it doesn't help. I suspect the
> issues I'm having with console rendering is actually not directly related
> to the locale, as I've been able to get en_GB.UTF-8 to show up in LANG now
> by disabling the logic in my ZSH profile that was setting the locale
> because it was unset. I've no idea how it's set to en_GB.UTF-8 *after* the
> ZSH config runs, but that seems to be the case.
> Paul

Any chance this helps? https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Locale
Also, how about setting LANG=en_GB.utf8 inside /etc/locale.conf and
~/.config/locale.conf ?
Now, about the UTF-8 and utf8 difference: I am not sure if there is any,
but both localectl list-locales and locale -a use "utf8" in my system.

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