Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 62846
ending ^G in i18n breaks all shell stuff
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:01 EDT
By default, the system created an /etc/sysconfig/i18n that looked like:
Since the .iso885915 stuff broke a lot of things, I used locale_config to switch
to en_US. The resulting /etc/i18n file ended with a "^G", which subsequently
broke essentially all shell actions. Removing the ^G fixed the problems.
There's a fairly similar bug filed against rh7.2, though in that one, ^Y was the
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 62844 ***
Whoops, never mind. Need to read the *whole* bug.
Fixed in CVS/0.3.4, package still needs to be moved to dist-7.3