locale.genSection: File Formats (5)
Updated: January 2002
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NAMElocale.gen - Configuration file for locale-gen
DESCRIPTIONThe file /etc/locale.gen lists the locales that are to be generated by the locale-gen command.
Each line is of the form:
where <locale> is one of the locales given in /usr/share/i18n/locales and <charset> is one of the character sets listed in /usr/share/i18n/charsets
The locale-gen command will generate all the locales, placing them in /usr/lib/locale.
SEE ALSOlocale-gen(8), localedef(1), locale(1), locale.alias(5)
AUTHORAlastair McKinstry <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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