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Bug 828 - rxvt is not properly localized
Summary: rxvt is not properly localized
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rxvt
Version: 5.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Preston Brown
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-01-14 08:42 UTC by Aleksey Nogin
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-03-24 17:22:15 UTC

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Description Aleksey Nogin 1999-01-14 08:42:28 UTC
When I start rxvt and switch keyboard into the Cyrillic mode
(I am using Xkb, it generate Cyrillic_* keysyms) and start
typing, rxvt would not react (as if nothing is typed).

When xterm, Netscape or gvim is started from the same shell,
cyrillics works fine.

I had the same problem in RedHat 5.1

In RH 5.2 I checked it with the following setup:


P.S. nxterm has the same problem (I am going to report it as
a separate bug) and as a result, I can only use xterm.

Comment 1 Aleksey Nogin 1999-01-26 02:35:59 UTC
The problem still exists when using XFree*

Comment 2 Aleksey Nogin 1999-03-22 22:07:59 UTC
When I rebuilt rxvt-2.6.PRE2-1.src.rpm (from RawHide) on an RedHat-5.2
system (with all updates, including XFree86*-, I did not
have any locale problems.

I can not test rxvt-2.6.PRE2-1.i386.rpm from RawHide since I do not
have access to glibc-2.1 machine

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