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{{Article summary text|Details the locale configuration file.}}
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{{ic|/etc/locale.conf}} is the system configuration file for locale settings. Its {{ic|LANG}} variable takes precedence over the {{ic|LOCALE}} variable from {{ic|[[rc.conf|/etc/rc.conf]]}}. If {{ic|DAEMON_LOCALE}} is set in {{ic|rc.conf}}, then the settings in {{ic|locale.conf}} apply to daemons as well as login shells, otherwise it only applies to login shells.
{{ic|/etc/locale.conf}} contains a new-line separated list of environment variable assignments. It supports {{ic|LANG}} as well as all the {{ic|LC_*}} variables, with the exception of {{ic|LC_ALL}}. The format is shared with [[systemd]].
The following is a sample file

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