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Bug 155531 - not utf8 compatible
not utf8 compatible
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2005-04-21 02:21 EDT by Wei-Lun Chao
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:53 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-05-17 16:13:13 EDT
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Description Wei-Lun Chao 2005-04-21 02:21:39 EDT
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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 10:07:21 EDT
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 16:13:13 EDT
Later kernels run in utf8 mode by default.

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