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Bug 155531 - not utf8 compatible
Summary: not utf8 compatible
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts
Version: 5
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-04-21 06:21 UTC by Wei-Lun Chao
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:53 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Enhancement
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2006-05-17 20:13:13 UTC

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Description Wei-Lun Chao 2005-04-21 06:21:39 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; zh-TW; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050416 Fedora/1.0.3-1.3.1 Firefox/1.0.3

Description of problem:
one of the six virtual consoles may be
replaced by an unicode-console, or just
add the 8th console, which can display
utf8-coded unicode fonts.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce: Ctrl-Alt-F1 to switch to virtual console 1 a directory containing unicode filename

Actual Results:  can not read those names

Expected Results:  can read those names

Additional info:

Comment 1 Florian La Roche 2006-05-10 14:07:21 UTC
unicode mode for the console is setup by the initscripts. Can you check
why that is not working for you? Have you changed the LANG settings?


Florian La Roche

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2006-05-17 20:13:13 UTC
Later kernels run in utf8 mode by default.

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