Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 160606
man-pages not localised for ru_RU locale
Last modified: 2014-03-25 20:52:20 EDT
Description of problem:
Tried a few man pages and noticed that they are in english. With plans to
support russian in the upcoming U2, would it be possible to have it localised?
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Contents are in english
Content localised in russian
You can try:
LANG=ru_RU.UTF-8 man 2 read
It is translated.
So the translation start working now, although not all the entries are
We don't translate man pages in-house at the moment. Is there any possibility
we get a version from community?
Here are some stats from current fedora man-pages* showing
how many manpages are available for each language:
So Russian is a little below the middle, but not doing too badly.
Moving back to owner. Maybe we should move this to Fedora or close wontfix?
The latest version of man-pages-ru I have found is 0.98 (29.03.2005) which is
almost the same as rhel4 version - there are a few changes and 6 new man-pages.
I can't find any other source of Russian man pages.
For now I'm closing this bug as WONTFIX, I have not found any other Russian