[PATCH 1/2] Show the error of gen_wc8bit no stderr when no UTF-8 locale present

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Wed Aug 11 10:48:27 UTC 2010

The stdout of gen_wc8bit is redirected to a file, so an user doesn't
see the error. The build just fails, with no explanation. So let's
show the error through stderr instead.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com>
 extra/locale/gen_wc8bit.c |    2 +-
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/extra/locale/gen_wc8bit.c b/extra/locale/gen_wc8bit.c
index a861caa..30b4ec9 100644
--- a/extra/locale/gen_wc8bit.c
+++ b/extra/locale/gen_wc8bit.c
@@ -121,7 +121,7 @@ int main(int argc, char **argv)
-		printf("could not find a UTF8 locale ... please enable en_US.UTF-8\n");
+		fprintf(stderr, "could not find a UTF8 locale ... please enable en_US.UTF-8\n");
 		return EXIT_FAILURE;

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