[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#742743: Bug#742743: lightdm-gtk-greeter: Change the text "en-US.utf8" in the login screen with a real name of the languages

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Thu Mar 27 21:09:48 UTC 2014

On Wed, Mar 26, 2014 at 04:03:53PM -0400, Danielsan wrote:
> Package: lightdm-gtk-greeter
> Version: 1.8.2-1
> Severity: minor
> Tags: l10n
> Dear Maintainer,
> I'm sorry because I'm going to complain, but I don't understand why in the top
> corner on the right side of the "login greeter" I read en-US.utf8 instead of
> English. And if I use an other language I will read, for example, it-IT.utf8.
> It's strange, I'm not speaking or writing in en-US.utf8 and neither in it-
> IT.utf8. I speak and write in English and maybe in Italian, French or Spanish.
> It's a stupid thing but not so stupid if you don't know what it means. Not all
> the people which use Debian are coders or IT technicians. I think that is a
> little thing but with a big collateral effect those to ward off the people from
> informatics because it creates a sense of inadequacy.

Sure, but there's apparently no way to get that mapping from the libc.

Yves-Alexis Perez
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