On 15/10/2016 19:28, Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 15, 2016 at 12:00:56PM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> Pierre Labastie wrote:
>>> I'll change that to:
>>> ----------
>>> An example is export LANG=en_US.UTF-8
>>> ----------
>>> As part of the upcoming LXQt update.
>> Why do you prefer UTF-8 over utf8?  In `locale -a` all entries are utf8.
> There is apparently a problem in configuring firefox-48 if the
> en_US.utf8 locale is used.
> There are a lot of similar issues over the years where python2 is
> used, and firefox moved to configure.py a while ago.  I have
> suggested that python doesn't regard the .utf8 locales as valid,
> although it is happy with .UTF-8.
> And the problem arose because of that example.
> More details in the thread, or in the mail archive.

As a side note:
Type "LC_ALL=en_US.utf8 charmap": you'll get "UTF-8". So, as advised in LFS
chapter 7, the right setting for LC_ALL is en_US.UTF-8 ;-)


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