Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 191252
gnome-terminal does not display the german umlauts corretly
Last modified: 2008-04-11 21:57:49 EDT
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if
How reproducible: Each time
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start gnome-terminal
2. Display a file containing german umlauts
3. The umlauts will be displayed as question marks.
Using the kde program "konsole" gives the correct output.
If switching to terminal->set char enconding->utf-8,
typed umlauts are displayed correctly,
but not listed files containing umlauts (by cat for example).
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Now (F8) the output is correct if the char encoding of the gnome-terminal is
changed to utf-8.
should this bug be closed then?
Yes, it should be!