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Based on this question - what setting is responsible for the language Mercurial (hg.exe) uses to display output? I remember I saw German output, but now see English one. What could be the reason?

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Check this out:

Depending on the OS, it seems to be LANG or LANGUAGE.

There is a mention of export LANGUAGE here on mercurial site:

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Strange thing: when I push to a locally available remote repository, I'm seeing English text, but when I push to a really remote repository, I'm seeing German text. It looks like the text is coming from the server, not the local Hg instance. – Mike L. Jan 11 '12 at 7:59

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