[vdr] [SOLVED] Re: How to set German OSD in VDR 1.5.8

Halim Sahin halim.sahin at t-online.de
Fri Aug 24 14:12:04 CEST 2007


On Fr, Aug 24, 2007 at 02:03:22 +0200, Matthias Fechner wrote:
> Hi Anssi,
> 
> Anssi Hannula wrote:
> > AFAICS that is only needed if the user locale settings are set to "C", 
> > "POSIX" or invalid values.
> > 
> > This behaviour was added to glibc in 2001, likely to fix something else.
> > http://sources.redhat.com/cgi-bin/cvsweb.cgi/libc/intl/dcigettext.c.diff?r1=1.22&r2=1.23&cvsroot=glibc&f=h
> > 
> > I've contacted the committer about our issue. If I get no reply, I'll 
> > raise it in libc-alpha ml.
> 
> ok that I think is the right way, thx a lot. The problem for me is fixed
> now but maybe we should add a small note in the INSTALL file that the
> environment variable LANG must be set before starting VDR to a valid value.
 
I think this is useful for all apps which should give you localized 
output.
So it's not a vdr problem.
Under Debian the lang variable is set through the locale setup.

If I write unset $LANG
all apps are producing  english output.

Best regards
Halim




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