Locale en_RU

English language locale for Russia

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If you…

  • work in Linux,
  • live in Russia,
  • like English interface, and
  • dislike 12-hours clock and mm/dd/yyyy dates, then…

this is what you need — English language locale for Russia. It consistently sticks to English language, but makes other parameters more suitable for Russians, e. g.:

  • Ridiculous 12-hour clock is replaced with 24-hour clock.
  • Date format is changed from confusing mm/dd/yyyy to unambiguous ISO yyyy-mm-dd.
  • Weeks start on Monday, not Sunday.
  • Thousand separator is not comma but narrow non-breaking space.
  • Imperial units are replaced with metric ones.
  • Default paper sheet size is A4.
  • Territory is changed to Russia: country name, country phone code, currency name, etc.

See detailed description at en-ru.sourceforge.net in English and Russian languages.

Locale en_RU Web Site


  • English language
  • 24-hour clock
  • ISO dates
  • Monday is the first day of a week
  • Metric units


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