> I use Octave 4.4.1 in a MacBook Pro . I’m totally new to Octave.
> I want to install Symbolic on the Octave, but every time I enter "pkg
> install -forge symbolic”
> I get this message:
> perl: warning: Falling back to the standard locale ("C").
> perl: warning: Setting locale failed.
> perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings:
> LC_ALL = (unset),
> LC_NUMERIC = "C",
> LC_TIME = "C",
> LANG = "ko-Kore_KR.UTF-8"
> are supported and installed on your system.
> Like the attached image.
> Can you help me to solve this problem?
> And please tell me how to install Symbolic in Octave in "Mac OS”.
Thanks for including a detailed problem description.
"pkg install -forge symbolic" should work. It sounds like either you
have a configuration issue with your machine's localization settings, or
Octave and some of the libraries it uses are not able to handle your
That value of "ko-Kore_KR.UTF-8" for LANG is surprising to me. That
doesn't look like a standard locale definition. I would expect something
more like the shorter "ko_KR.UTF-8" which is just the two-letter codes
for the language and country.
Are you running Octave from the command line or as a GUI? How did you
Do you set $LANG in any of your shell startup scripts, like ~/profile or