Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 49026
Japanese letters get scrembled on gnome-terminal
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
Description of Problem:
Install qa0709.0 in Japanese mode,Japanese letters get srembled on
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Input Japanese on gnome-terminal
japanese letters are mojibake-ed
Japanese can be displayed correctly
owen can you take a look at this one?
What font is your gnome-terminal configured to use? With:
Both Japanese input and display of Japanese files works
perfectly for me. (This is using gnome-core-126.96.36.199-9,
This defect considered MUST-FIX for Fairfax gold-release.
and run gnome-terminal again.
It's a default font problem.
Beginers can never choose the appropriate Japanese font
from the font dialog. So we must set the corrent font from
What happened is that the .po file patch with the translation for 'fixed'
got lost. Its extremely hard to merge .po file patches from one
release of a package to another, and we didn't even try to do this.
If we expect this to ever work from release to release, the patch
absolutely must go upstream.
If somebody determines what the font should be, and makes a diff against
the .po file, we can rebuiild gnome-core easily enough.
Be careful, we are also going to dump in po files from the "gnome" module on
sources.redhat.com later on.
*** Bug 49414 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 49413 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***