Bug 72740 - missing en locale libc.mo ?
missing en locale libc.mo ?
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: kbd (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: wdovlrrw
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2002-08-27 03:13 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:46 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-27 03:23:20 EDT
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strace -f setsysfont (15.14 KB, text/plain)
2002-08-27 03:15 EDT, Need Real Name
no flags Details
my /etc/sysconfig/i18n (123 bytes, text/plain)
2002-08-27 03:16 EDT, Need Real Name
no flags Details

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Description Need Real Name 2002-08-27 03:13:09 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020809

Description of problem:
at startup (or when running manually) keytable that runs setsysfont
i have an error like:
]# setsysfont
putfont: PIO_FONT: Invalid argument

when tracing it, i suppose this is due because there's no

(i suppose this, because of the strace, the error happens in the child just
after trying to open both files); maybe this is a setsysfont error, not glibc? ;)

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.run setsysfont  and error appears

Actual Results:  error

Expected Results:  no error ;)

Additional info:

strace -f setsysfont:
Comment 1 Need Real Name 2002-08-27 03:15:03 EDT
Created attachment 73284 [details]
strace -f setsysfont
Comment 2 Need Real Name 2002-08-27 03:16:16 EDT
Created attachment 73285 [details]
my /etc/sysconfig/i18n
Comment 3 Jakub Jelinek 2002-08-27 03:23:14 EDT
en libc.mo is really not needed, the messages are in english already ;)
The problem is elsewhere:
[pid 19692] ioctl(7, 0x4b61, 0x8056d00) = -1 EINVAL (Invalid argument)
which means it is either setfont bug, or kernel bug when handling PIO_PUTFONT
ioctl, or you're running this on terminal which doesn't support changing of
Comment 4 Need Real Name 2002-08-27 05:14:53 EDT
ok forget about this

on the following reboot it went allright *g*

my system is beginning to act weirdly (i had gcc segfaulting, and X crashing today)

i suppose some of my hardware is failing can't find what atm

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