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Re: [SLE] Regional settings in gnome
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2006 17:20:18 +0200
  • Message-id: <200607201720.18439.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 20 July 2006 17:10, JA wrote:
> But to answer your question, gnome doesn't do this very well at all. You
> have to use GDM for your display manager, then select the language you want
> to use before logging in. Gnome then picks up your currency symbol,
> date/time format, fraction separator, etc. from the locale settings defined
> for that language.

Thanks. I feared as much

> Alternatively, you can either manually adjust your locale, or possibly use
> this:
>mmary That might let you do what you want - never tried it myself, as I
> don't run gnome anymore.

Thanks again, that looks very interesting

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