error setting up locales

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at
Tue Jan 4 21:34:35 PST 2005

Pablo Wolter wrote:

> I guess you have to run localedef as root.
> A Womack wrote:
>> Knoppix 3.6 boot cd building LFS 6.0
>> lfs at 1[glibc-build]$ mkdir -p /tools/lib/locale
>> lfs at 1[glibc-build]$ localedef -i de_DE -f ISO-8859-1 de_DE
>> cannot open locale archive "/usr/lib/locale/locale-archive": Read-only
>> file system

Yes, you have the wrong $PATH variable and have to restart everything from

Alexander E. Patrakov

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