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Date:      Fri, 6 Feb 2009 08:06:50 -0700
From:      Andrew Falanga <>
To:        Adam Vande More <>
Cc:        Free BSD Questions list <>
Subject:   Re: having trouble with OpenOffice
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On Thu, Feb 5, 2009 at 10:08 PM, Adam Vande More <>wrote:

> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Tonight I finally took the bull by the horns and got OpenOffice installed.
>> However, I'm not having a problem that I haven't found an answer to yet but
>> seems to be related to the X server (from searches on the net). So, I do
>> this:
>> [andy@sniper /usr/home/andy]$ /usr/local/bin/
>> I18N: Operating system doesn't support locale "en_US"
>> The application cannot be started.
>> The component manager is not available.
>> Segmentation fault (core dumped)
>> As you can tell, OpenOffice failed because my OS doesn't support locale
>> "en_US." Huh!?! I'm using the English version. In fact, the only way to
>> consider me as being bilingual is something of a matter of mental gymnastics
>> because English is spoken in England and to me, England is a foreign
>> country. Thus, I'm bilingual, or at the least, I speak a foreign language.
>> Never the less, how would this be fixed?
>> Andy
>>  Is there a reason you're not using /usr/ports/editors/

I didn't want to wait for compilation.

A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
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