[Pkg-postgresql-public] Bug#660209: initdb doesn't handle C.UTF-8
daniel.baumann at progress-technologies.com
Mon Sep 5 06:29:01 UTC 2016
On 2016-09-04 20:59, Christoph Berg wrote:
> To expand on that a bit: We won't make the *user's* LANG or LC_ALL
> influence the cluster created on package install. That created way
> many problems with users logged in via SSH in the past where LANG is
> actually a setting on the client machine.
> Btw, I doubt that locales-all makes a difference here.
it does, obviously; hence the bug report..
> You need to
> configure the system's default locale either in /etc/default/locale
when connecting interactively to it (through e.g. SSH), yes (where it's
initiated from the client though); but there's none required or present
on the system itself (because no locale set equals C resp. C.UTF-8).
therefore, again, when using locales-all there is no /etc/default/locale
but whatever, i'll keep carrying my local patch then *sigh*
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