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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 On Sat, Jan 11, 2003 at 08:27:02AM -0800, Richard S. Crawford wrote: > X, or GNOME, or C, or some such thing. I dunno. All I know is that it > happens on my RH8.0 computer whenever I start some (but not all) > applications in GNOME (haven't tried KDE yet). > > When I try to launch any applications, I receive the following errors: > > ============================================================= > > Gdk-WARNING **: locale not supported by Xlib, locale set to C > > Gdk-WARNING **: can not set locale modifiers Locale is controlled by a number of variables beginning with LC_*, and also LANG. Locales are customizations of the operating system to a region and language, as in selecting date format, character set, alphabetical collating order, etc; see locale(1). You cannot use a locale that is not supported by your system, no matter what you put in the variables. The default locale is 'C', which means not translation, no extended character set, etc. Short anwser: your LANG environment variable is probably messed up. Try starting your applications from a terminal like so LANG=C gnumeric (or whatever) and see if that makes a difference. - -- Henry House The attached file is a digital signature. See for information. My OpenPGP key: . -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.2.0 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQE+IFqMi3lu92AVGcIRApP0AJ0WYSh0XQtfItCwjcgixs+Izh3sbgCgir/R F2mmv5d3OYlAEyJY+gAbDB0= =8YzZ -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- _______________________________________________ vox-tech mailing list vox-tech@lists.lugod.org http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech

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