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Re: graphical installer

From: zimoun
Subject: Re: graphical installer
Date: Tue, 4 Feb 2020 13:55:29 +0100

On Tue, 4 Feb 2020 at 13:47, Julien Lepiller <address@hidden> wrote:
> Le 4 février 2020 07:26:46 GMT-05:00, Efraim Flashner <address@hidden> a 
> écrit :
> >On Tue, Feb 04, 2020 at 12:46:27PM +0100, zimoun wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> On Tue, 4 Feb 2020 at 12:36, ng0 <address@hidden> wrote:
> >>
> >> > a territory "Other" or just any continent and country combination
> >> > (in the Locale step).
> >> > My motivation is that I usually have an en_US.UTF-8 locale in
> >> > Germany. I don't think it's a common case, but I think I'm not
> >> > a special exception.
> >>
> >> I have en_GB.UTF-8 in France.
> >> So no special exception. ;-)
> >
> >Perhaps we could have a suggested list at the top and then a full list
> >of all the options (without deduplication) under them.
> The territory is the one for the locale, it has nothing to do with your 
> current location. If you are in Germany and want en_US, select US. If you are 
> in France and want en_GB, select UK. Maybe we can improve the text to avoid 
> this confusion? "Which territory's conventions do you want to use for that 
> language?" or something, maybe

I do not know if it makes sense and I have not tried recently but for
example with the Debian installer, this choice UK to get en_GB
conditions then the time zone choice -- which is annoying when one
wants en_GB but lives in Chile for example because you have then an
extra step for resetting.


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