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bug #37528: configure option "--enable-locale" misnamed and thus not working

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Tue 09 Oct 2012 07:31:00 AM UTC  
Category: Build/InstallSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalStatus: Fixed
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: None
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: 4.0.3
Fixed Release: NonePlanned Release: None
Work Required: None

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Thu 11 Sep 2014 03:15:54 PM UTC, comment #1:

Thanks for report, this was fixed in:


Amadeusz Sławiński <amade>
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Tue 09 Oct 2012 07:31:00 AM UTC, original submission:

The currently used "--enable-locale" is not correct, it should be "--enable-use-locale" instead, as the configure code is testing:
if test "$enable_use_locale" = "yes"; then

Hence, using "--enable-locale" will result in a warning about an unknown option.



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file #26725:  use_locale.diff added by None (1kB - text/x-patch - Patch to fix configure and configure.in)


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Thu 11 Sep 2014 03:15:54 PM UTCamadeStatusNone=>Fixed
    Tue 09 Oct 2012 07:31:00 AM UTCNoneAttached File-=>Added use_locale.diff, #26725

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