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# 1  
Old 08-17-2009
Locale installation..

Hi All,

I need to install a swedish locale on a solaris machine(ver. 10).I have the package downloaded.Can anyone please guide me through the steps and things i need to keep in mind when doing the same?
# 2  
Old 08-17-2009
go to the directory where you have stored the package and unzip/uncompressed it.Then..
# pkgadd -d .
Follow through the instructions..
# 3  
Old 09-10-2009
Hi Incredible,

Thanks for getting back..Could you please help me with one more thing.
I want to install a swedish locale.can you guide me with the file as i guess i dont ve it with me.also is it the case that locales are stored at some given path if yes which one...
# 4  
Old 09-10-2009
have a look at the command "localeadm"... the manpage should answer most of your questions!
# 5  
Old 09-14-2009
Hi Duke,

I did go through the man page but still have a few queries.
As i had mentioned before i am trying to install the swedish locale.
Below are my queries..

when i do a localeadm -a

The following regions are installed on frtsunserver on Mon Sep 14 11:43:20 IST 2009
POSIX (C)
North America (incomplete) (nam)
[ Canada (English), Canada (French), United States, Mexico ]

Northern Europe (neu)
[ Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway (Bokmal), Norway (Nyorsk), Sweden ]
Korean (korean)
Done.

and when i do a localeadm -q neu. I get the below


# localeadm -q neu
locale/region name is neu
Checking for Northern Europe region (neu)
(c_solaris packages)
|..|
All packages found.
Checking for Northern Europe region (neu)
(solaris1 packages)
|...............|
All packages found.
Checking for Northern Europe region (neu)
(solaris2 packages)
|.....|
All packages found.
Checking for Northern Europe region (neu)
(solaris3 packages)
|Checking for Northern Europe region (neu)
(solaris4 packages)
|Checking for Northern Europe region (neu)
(solaris5 packages)
|Checking for Northern Europe region (neu)
(langcd1 packages)
|....................................................|
No packages found.
The Northern Europe region (neu) is installed on this system without messages


Now does the above mean that the locale is already installed.Is there any way of finding out the description of the installed locale.
Or can you guide me with the steps for the installation.
# 6  
Old 09-14-2009
it looks like swedish is already installed... so no need to install it again as far as i can see.
# 7  
Old 09-14-2009
Duke,

But how do i go about accessing that file..or use the file(locale)..

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