Script to install missing langs?

Jon Nettleton jon.nettleton at
Sat Oct 9 23:54:22 EDT 2010

On Sat, Oct 9, 2010 at 8:35 PM, Martin Langhoff
<martin.langhoff at> wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 9, 2010 at 1:58 PM, Bernie Innocenti <bernie at> wrote:
>> On Sat, 2010-10-09 at 12:08 -0500, Jerry Vonau wrote:
>>> Think the fastest would be to force the re-installation the glibc-common
>>> rpm.
>> Yes, and the sugar-* rpms too.
> Riiight. So `yum -yt reinstall glibc sugar-*` should do the trick?
> Nothing else? Sounds too easy :-)

It is almost that easy.  Hate to rain on your parade but you will also
need to edit /etc/rpm/macros.dist and add the locales you wish to
support to the %_install_langs macro.

After making that change re-install those packages and you should get
the additional langs.


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