[blfs-dev] Nitpick with Shadow Package

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Dec 31 10:17:42 PST 2013


Armin K. wrote:
> On 12/31/2013 06:58 PM, Randy McMurchy wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> Looking at the BLFS Shadow package instructions, there is a command
>> and descriptive text for disabling the Korean and Chinese man pages.
>> However, this is not done in LFS. Seems the two books would be
>> consistent as far as which man pages are installed.
>>
>> Thoughts?
>>
>
> I believe that LFS had some note for man-db that it couldn't properly
> display man pages in some languages, but that was fixed some time ago.

I'm not sure how to check.  I tried:

$ LANG=ko man chfn
man: can't set the locale; make sure $LC_* and $LANG are correct

but it did display the English page.  We do have the ko, zh_CN, and 
zh_TW pages installed.  I also see that nmap installs a zh page.

   -- Bruce




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