Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 3076
updatedb fails... cannnot open db locate fails too...
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:50 EDT
On a fresh vanilla RHL 6.0 english installation with all
updates applied updatedb and locate fails. the
decrypt_database open function fails.
(maybe a MD5 PW problem ???).
on a GERMAN installation many translations (e.g. mc) crashes
the input masks (even during install).
upgrade of previous (Apollo kernel 2.0.xx) Versions goes
*very* poor. It's the best way to backup /home data and
english install with german latin1 keymap works fine, but
after setting LANG=de etc. in .bash_profile various programs
will *not* run (such as man, less...).
That's a Problem with the glibc 2.XX and the "new" native
The functionality of updatedb/locate has been replaced with
a package called slocate.
The slocate problem is solved by upgrading to slocate-1.6 and running
I've changed the component to glibc in order to resolve the NLS
This issue has been assigned to a developer for further action.
This is not a glibc problem, and besides, "LANG=de man bash" works for
There must be something weird going on with that installation.