From: Masami Hiramatsu on
H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> On 12/17/2009 03:44 PM, Masami Hiramatsu wrote:
>> Roland Dreier wrote:
>>> > btw, something went wrong with it...
>>> > make[3]: `scripts/unifdef' ???????
>>> > when I ran with LC_ALL=C, it shows message correctly.
>>> > make[3]: `scripts/unifdef' is up to date.
>>> Do you have LANG and/or LC_MESSAGES set? LC_ALL will override all other
>>> locale settings, so hpa explicitly unset it so that the other LC_xxx
>>> variables will be used. But it means your environment's LC_MESSAGES (or
>>> LANG if LC_MESSAGES is not set) will be used.
>> Actually, I haven't touched it (I just installed Fedora11).
>> And I think most of users don't set it too.
> Fedora will typically set LANG. Do:
> printenv | egrep '^(LANG|LC_)'
> ... to verify.

Ah, yes. it sets the LANG.

$ env | grep LANG


Masami Hiramatsu

Software Engineer
Hitachi Computer Products (America), Inc.
Software Solutions Division

e-mail: mhiramat(a)

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