Fixing perl errors when using gitolite + ssh + custom locales

If you have locale issues on a server, and your server is english only, this kind of issues can happen:

You might want to check your /etc/ssh/sshd_config and look at the AcceptEnv token.
On this ssh server, it was:

My locale environment was passed to the server, but the server doesn’t know about fr. Since i don’t want to install fr locales, just comment that line:


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2 thoughts on “Fixing perl errors when using gitolite + ssh + custom locales

  1. Thanks. I didn’t realize that the perl errors that I was getting on pretty much every debian server were actually the fault of my misconfigured system 😀

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