language switching on app start

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Wed Feb 8 12:07:49 GMT 2006

Martijn Klingens wrote:
>Arguably KDE could pass the KDE_LANG value to klauncher so it gets set
> before the fork, but that still only works for exec()ed processes, not
> for dlopened kdeinit apps like Konqueror. I doubt it's worth it. Plus,
> current klauncher AFAIK doesn't support such a mechanism, so it won't
> be before KDE 4 anyway.

You can use the setLaunchEnv call on DCOP interface klauncher klauncher.

That avoids restarting kdeinit, but doesn't let it be used for one call 
only. What we have is analogous to execv and we need one execve.
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