Bug 53516 - Gnome Terminal 1.4.0.4 Does Not Display ISO-8859-9 Chars Correctly
Gnome Terminal 1.4.0.4 Does Not Display ISO-8859-9 Chars Correctly
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-libs (Show other bugs)
roswell
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
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Reported: 2001-09-10 15:14 EDT by Ecmel Ercan
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-09-10 17:08:59 EDT
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Description Ecmel Ercan 2001-09-10 15:14:57 EDT
Description of Problem:
With Red Hat 7.1 Gnome Terminal perfectly displayed ISO-8859-9 chars.  But
with Roswell, Gnome Terminal 1.4.0.4 does not display them.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
1.4.0.4

How Reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run Gnome Terminal
2. Select a ISO-8859-9 (e.g. Fixed (misc) 12)
   (or any other one - I tried many)

Actual Results:
Trash glaphys for ISO-8859-9 specific characters

Expected Results:
Correct glaphys ISO-8859-9 specific characters

Additional Information:
Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2001-09-10 16:11:29 EDT
What is your locale? (echo $LANG)
Comment 2 Ecmel Ercan 2001-09-10 17:08:54 EDT
en_US

I prefer to use Gnome in English but want to be able to write and read Turkish
ISO-8859-9 chars.
Comment 3 Havoc Pennington 2001-09-14 17:36:48 EDT
If youu want to use fonts in an encoding other than your current locale's
encoding, you have to go into gnome-terminal preferences and uncheck
the "multibyte support" option. This will break all non-8-bit encodings, because
using fonts from another locale is just an accidental feature of the fact that
all the encodings you care about are 8-bit.

If that doesn't fix it, please reopen the bug.

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