Bug 117148 - locales are incorrectly set up when logging in from gdm
locales are incorrectly set up when logging in from gdm
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gdm (Show other bugs)
athlon Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Mark McLoughlin
Mike McLean
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Blocks: FC2Blocker
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Reported: 2004-02-29 08:04 EST by Jaakko Heinonen
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-05-10 14:53:13 EDT
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output of the locale command (3.96 KB, text/plain)
2004-02-29 08:05 EST, Jaakko Heinonen
no flags Details
/etc/sysconfig/i18n (203 bytes, text/plain)
2004-02-29 08:07 EST, Jaakko Heinonen
no flags Details

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Description Jaakko Heinonen 2004-02-29 08:04:43 EST
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

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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 08:05:37 EST
Created attachment 98137 [details]
output of the locale command
Comment 2 Jaakko Heinonen 2004-02-29 08:07:33 EST
Created attachment 98138 [details]

$HOME/.i18n does not exist
Comment 3 Jeremy Katz 2004-05-06 23:44:20 EDT
Does this still occur with test3?
Comment 4 Jaakko Heinonen 2004-05-10 14:53:13 EDT
Seems that I am unable to reproduce it on test3. Closing.
Comment 5 Mike A. Harris 2007-11-09 08:49:20 EST
If this problem comes back for you, have a look at bug #372151

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