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Error "LANG: unbound variable" When Running initialize-tsm


Published: 12 Feb 2018
Last Modified Date: 19 Feb 2018

Issue

When running initialize-tsm, the following error might occur: 

"LANG: unbound variable"

Environment

  • Tableau Server 10.5
  • Linux
  • No $LANG environment variable defined

Resolution

As a temporary workaround, assign a value to $LANG. For example:

export LANG=en_US.UTF-8

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue (ID: 728704) which will be addressed in a future release.
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