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Description of problem:
Some accented characters (like "ï¿½" == eacute) appear as dotted squares
When they are directly typed, they appear as the proper character, but
when they are ouputted by a program (like man), they appear as dotted
I use the MiscFixed font for my terminal, but the problem remains with
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a gnome terminal
2. Set LANG to fr_FR
3. type echo $POUET
Actual Results: POUET: Variable pas dfinie
where  is the dotted square
Expected Results: POUET: Variable pas dï¿½finie
I'm going through bugs assigned to me and attempting to clean some of the older,
fixed ones up.
This bug hasn't changed in over a year old now. Are you still seeing the problem?
(This a batch message is being sent to all my bugs that haven't changed in a year)
This bug has been in the NEEDINFO state for at least a couple of weeks now. I'm
going to close the bug, but if you can provide the required information feel
free to open a new report.
(This is a mass message being sent to a bunch of bug reports)