Bug 117148 - locales are incorrectly set up when logging in from gdm
Summary: locales are incorrectly set up when logging in from gdm
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdm (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: athlon Linux
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Assignee: Mark McLoughlin
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Blocks: FC2Blocker
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-02-29 13:04 UTC by Jaakko Heinonen
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-05-10 18:53:13 UTC
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Attachments (Terms of Use)
output of the locale command (3.96 KB, text/plain)
2004-02-29 13:05 UTC, Jaakko Heinonen
no flags Details
/etc/sysconfig/i18n (203 bytes, text/plain)
2004-02-29 13:07 UTC, Jaakko Heinonen
no flags Details

Description Jaakko Heinonen 2004-02-29 13:04:43 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040115

Description of problem:
About half of logins from gdm results incorrectly set up locales.
Incorrect behviour has never occured when logging in from text-mode
console. This bug has occurred with FC1 and now with FC2 test1 (clean

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. log in from gdm
2. see the output of the locale command

Additional info:

I am not sure if the problem resides in gdm component.

Comment 1 Jaakko Heinonen 2004-02-29 13:05:37 UTC
Created attachment 98137 [details]
output of the locale command

Comment 2 Jaakko Heinonen 2004-02-29 13:07:33 UTC
Created attachment 98138 [details]

$HOME/.i18n does not exist

Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2004-05-07 03:44:20 UTC
Does this still occur with test3?

Comment 4 Jaakko Heinonen 2004-05-10 18:53:13 UTC
Seems that I am unable to reproduce it on test3. Closing.

Comment 5 Mike A. Harris 2007-11-09 13:49:20 UTC
If this problem comes back for you, have a look at bug #372151

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