Description of problem:
The RPM specification allows to specify localized strings, like
Summary(ru_RU.UTF-8), %description -l ru_RU.UTF-8 and so on. However, when doing
rpm -qi on such packages, the text is always output in whatever encoding they
were in the spec file, without conversion to current locale.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Get any .src.rpm and install it
2. Add a line to the spec file, like this:
3. Build and install the built rpm
LANG=ru_RU.KOI8-R rpm -qi <package name>
The Summary: line will display the summary in UTF-8
The Summary: line should display the summary in KOI8-R, as requested by the LANG
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