Bug 212491 - rpmlint complains about three letter locale codes
rpmlint complains about three letter locale codes
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rpmlint (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ville Skyttä
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2006-10-26 20:02 EDT by David Lehman
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 0.79-1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-02-02 11:06:31 EST
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allow three letter locales (564 bytes, patch)
2006-10-26 20:02 EDT, David Lehman
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Description David Lehman 2006-10-26 20:02:54 EDT
Description of problem:
When running rpmlint on a package that includes localized strings for the "nso"
locale, an incorrect-locale-subdir error is printed.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. start with a package that includes a message catalog for "nso" locale (eg:
2. run rpmlint on the package (rpmlint firstboot-1.4.6-1.noarch.rpm)
Actual results:
E: firstboot incorrect-locale-subdir /usr/share/locale/nso/LC_MESSAGES/firstboot.mo

Expected results:
no complaints

Additional info:
Presumably this issue is also present in FC6.
Comment 1 David Lehman 2006-10-26 20:02:54 EDT
Created attachment 139542 [details]
allow three letter locales
Comment 2 Ville Skyttä 2006-10-28 03:14:48 EDT
Thanks, applied upstream as 
http://rpmlint.zarb.org/cgi-bin/trac.cgi/changeset/1291, will be in the next 
rpmlint release.
Comment 3 Ville Skyttä 2007-02-02 11:06:31 EST
Done in upcoming 0.79-1.

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