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Bug 186248 - utf8 is not correctly displayed within output lines
utf8 is not correctly displayed within output lines
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mc (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
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Reported: 2006-03-22 09:58 EST by Milan Slanař
Modified: 2013-07-02 19:15 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-01-08 23:34:03 EST
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Description Milan Slanař 2006-03-22 09:58:29 EST
Description of problem:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run mc on console
2. set some (5) output lines in "Options - Layout"
3. display some utf8 characters in output lines. For example type 'date', then 
with czech locale set (cs_CZ.UTF-8) it displays "bře" for "Mar"
Actual results:
"bře" is displayed as "b=e" within output lines.
Press Ctrl-O ... everything is displayed correctly, switch back and you will see
the bug.

Expected results:
UTF8 characters should be displayed correctly within output lines.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Milan Slanař 2007-06-26 06:36:14 EDT
Problem also in f7 with mc-4.6.1a-45.20070124cvs.fc7.i386.
Comment 2 Brian Powell 2008-04-30 22:07:37 EDT
Based on the age of this report can you please verify this bug still exists in
Fedora 7 or Fedora 8
Comment 3 Milan Slanař 2008-05-02 07:20:41 EDT
Bug still exists in F7 and F8

I am changing version to F8.
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 01:56:29 EST
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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2009-01-08 23:34:03 EST
Fedora 8 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-01-07. Fedora 8 is 
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