Any good way to prevent unwanted locale entries?

Chris Kloiber ckloiber at
Mon May 24 21:16:07 UTC 2004

On Mon, 2004-05-24 at 22:56, Aaron Gaudio wrote:
> I'm on a space-constrained work box and notice that hundreds of megs
> of locale data get installed for various packages for languages I don't
> need to support here. Is there some convenient way to tell rpm to only
> install locale files for specific locales that I *am* interested in?

Sounds to me like you have done an "Everything" class install. Don't do
that. Select all the individual package groups you want, but don't
select "Everything". Sure you won't get several applications that aren't
in any group, but you won't get a Gig of stuff you can't read either.

Chris Kloiber

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