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How to setup Solaris 10 locales (Doc ID 1002563.1)

Last updated on JUNE 13, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
All Platforms


This document describes the new localeadm command, available in Solaris 10. The document is intended to familiarize System Administrators with this new command, and its great improvement in administrating locales on a Solaris system.


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In this Document
 Excerpt from localeadm(1M) 
 Listing all of the Locales and Codesets
 Create a new Locale_config file
 List the newly created Locale_config file 
 Check whether a certain region locale is installed on the current machine
 Command to install locale for a region on a system 
 Locale related commands and info
 Oracle Solaris locale related documentation
 Solaris 10 SPARC Patches regarding locale issues
 Solaris 10 x86 Patches regarding locale
 Setup of locale in Solaris 11 works differently than Solaris 10

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