Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 163442
after upgrade from fc3, greek file names are replaced by ????
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:10 EST
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Description of problem:
After I upgraded from FC3 to FC4, all greek letters in file names have been replaced by "?". It seems impossible to install greek language support.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.upgrade from fc3 to fc4
2.open a folder containing files with greek names
3.greek letters are replaced by "?" marks
Actual Results: greek letters are replaced by "?" marks
Expected Results: greek letters should appear normal
What are the contents of /etc/sysconfig/i18n? What is your $LANG set to?
(In reply to comment #1)
> What are the contents of /etc/sysconfig/i18n? What is your $LANG set to?
the comments of i18n are:
and $LANG produces the output:
[root@Lakonia ~]# $LANG
bash: en_US.UTF-8: command not found
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It appears you are probably reloading the submission page over and over again to
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updates so that duplicates will not get submitted.
FC4 uses utf8 filenames by default. Its likely your old files are encoded in
You can set the environment variable G_BROKEN_FILENAMES to use locale encoded
filenames, however, it seems your locale is utf8, so you would also have to
change the locale encoding.