Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 172571
UTF-8 support is broken in mcview from rawhide mc
Last modified: 2013-07-02 19:10:56 EDT
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Description of problem:
see attached images
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run mc
2. mcedit some utf-8 file -> it's fine
3. mcview some utf-8 file -> bad
Actual Results: mcview displays UTF8 sequences incorrectly.
Expected Results: mcview displays UTF8 sequences correctly.
Created attachment 120778 [details]
Text viewed correctly with mcedit.
Created attachment 120779 [details]
Text viewed badly with mcview.
Breaks man page view also, try mcview on ping.8, it substitutes all "'" with "Ã¢"
# rpm -q mc
It's now fixed in mc-4.6.1a-0.21.