How to Get Localized Messages on Solaris 11

(Doc ID 1544354.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 01, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11 11/11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

According to the International Language Environment Guide you need to install system/locale/extra package and set locale facets properly when you use legacy locales such as:

But it's not enough to get localized messages.

The error messages could be garbled unless you add-on system/library/iconv/extra package.

This document explains step-by-step command lines to get localized message in legacy locales.

Solution

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