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SLES 12 SP2 AutoYaST deployment via SUSE Manager fails with language not found error

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Service Pack 2 (SLES 12 SP2)
SUSE Manager 3
SUSE Manager 2.1


An AutoYaST installation of a SLES 12 SP2 system via SUSE Manager fails with the following popup:
Language 'en' was not found within the list of supported languages available at /usr/share/YaST2/data/languages.
Fallback language en_US will be used.
This error is also shown when using
in the AutoYaST controle file.


As a workaround please add
as kernel option to the distribution setting in SUSE Manager.


A problem in the default language selection in YaST2.


Reported to Engineering


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  • Document ID:7018334
  • Creation Date:29-NOV-16
  • Modified Date:29-NOV-16
    • SUSESUSE Linux Enterprise Server
      SUSE Manager

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