Subject: Re: perl: warning: Setting locale failed.? (Darwin & pkgsrc question)
To: Sean J. Schluntz <>
From: Bang Jun-Young <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/03/2002 22:50:33
On Mon, Dec 02, 2002 at 09:51:43PM -0800, Sean J. Schluntz wrote:
> Greetings,
> Perl compiles just fine now that I have the pkgsrc tree bootstrapped in
> to MacOS 10.2.2.  Problem is everytimg Perl gets called I get the following
> error:
>   perl: warning: Setting locale failed.
>   perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings:
>           LC_ALL = (unset),
>           LANG = "en_US"
>       are supported and installed on your system.
>   perl: warning: Falling back to the standard locale ("C").
> Do any of you know what I can do to remove this error?  It really interfeers
> with any scripts I run (though the scripts still run, just noisly.)

I had the same problem some months ago. Read this:


Bang Jun-Young <>