Bug 167344 - user's startx will start X11 with system language and can't be changed
Summary: user's startx will start X11 with system language and can't be changed
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: distribution   
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Version: 4
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-09-01 19:28 UTC by Peter Bieringer
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-03 04:56:34 UTC
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Description Peter Bieringer 2005-09-01 19:28:48 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; de-DE; rv:1.7.10) Gecko/20050720 Fedora/1.0.6-1.1.fc4 Firefox/1.0.6

Description of problem:
I've swiched from KDE to Gnome in FC4, now I ran into a strange problem.

While I want keep system language "English", the X11 started by a user should have a selectable language, e.g. "German"

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set system language to English
2. Start system in run level 3
3. Login as normal user
4. Try to start X11 in e.g. "German" language

Actual Results:  X11 starts in English (according to settings /etc/sysconfig/i18n)

Expected Results:  Able to start X11 in German, regardless of settins in /etc/sysconfig/i18n

Additional info:

Any hint available or a missing feature?

Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2005-09-03 04:56:34 UTC

Comment 2 Need Real Name 2005-10-31 18:54:28 UTC
Related to bug 172130.

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