Steam Counter Strike SetLocale(‘en_US.UTF-8′) failed

By nick | Gaming, Tech Support
10 Aug 2013

Problem
When first launching Counter Strike Source under Linux you might see the following error:

 

 

 

 

Solution

Open a terminal:

sudo nano /etc/locale.gen
delete ‘#’ before “en_US.UTF-8 UTF-8″ line
Save and quit

 

Problem Solved!

One Comment

  1. Derek Freder says:

    Thanks for the hint!
    You as well need to type
    “sudo locale-gen”
    in order to enable the changes.

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