Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 507509
The VTE_CJK_WIDTH environment variable is not available in RHEL 5.
Last modified: 2016-09-19 21:41:17 EDT
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The VTE_CJK_WIDTH environment variable is available in RHEL 4,
but this is not avialble in RHEL 5.
The detail of the VTE_CJK_WIDTH environment variable are in the
The following patch fixes this problem.
--- src/iso2022.c.orig 2006-09-01 04:56:44.000000000 +0900
+++ src/iso2022.c 2009-06-23 12:14:58.000000000 +0900
@@ -399,6 +399,14 @@
+ * Decide the ambiguous width according to the default region if
+ * current locale is UTF-8.
+ if (strcmp (codeset, "utf8") == 0 && g_getenv("VTE_CJK_WIDTH") != NULL)
+ return _vte_iso2022_ambiguous_width_guess ();
/* Not in the list => not wide. */
This bug/component is not included in scope for RHEL-5.11.0 which is the last RHEL5 minor release. This Bugzilla will soon be CLOSED as WONTFIX (at the end of RHEL5.11 development phase (Apr 22, 2014)). Please contact your account manager or support representative in case you need to escalate this bug.
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