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How remove unused locale?

asked 2012-04-08 16:55:39 -0500

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Fedora 16 My directory /usr/shere/locale has 580MB How remove unused locale?

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answered 2012-04-09 01:35:49 -0500

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Well, with today disk space, I don't think 0,5Gio is really a big issue...

But, you can define a RPM macro to select the used locale. For example, create a /etc/rpm/macros.lang file (or any other name you want), with

%_install_langs en:fr:fr_FR:fr-FR

Then, during new package installation / upgrade, only selected locale will be installed. This will not affect already installed package.

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@Remi: Will this break presto delta RPMs?

skytux gravatar imageskytux ( 2013-11-26 20:25:49 -0500 )edit

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