Localization utility (timezone, language, keyboard)
|If server_name is:||This server is used:|
This application is used to set/modify the user localization information such as the timezone, language and keyboard.
|Photon must be running for this utility to work.|
|This utility needs to have the setuid ("set user ID") bit set in its permissions. If you use mkefs, mketfs, or mkifs on a Windows host to include this utility in an image, use the perms attribute to specify its permissions explicitly, and the uid and gid attributes to set the ownership correctly.|
You can start phlocale from the command line, or by clicking on the Localization icon in the shelf:
The window looks like this:
The changes (except for the language selection) go into effect when you click on the Apply or OK button. Any language change takes effect the next time the user logs into the system.
The following files are databases of the choices for keyboards, timezones, and languages:
The phlocale utility creates (if the file doesn't exist yet) and modifies the following files:
Using the Photon microGUI and Configuring Your Environment in the Neutrino User's Guide