Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 82598
some man pages doesn't represent the "-" char correctly
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:50:16 EDT
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Description of problem:
the minus sign is not represented correctly in some man pages.
when giving the man command the "-" characther is represented as a small
quadrat and text is cluttered.
there also seems to be a problem with representation
of swedish charachters in some cases, e.g:
swedish chars in outgoing mail (headers) is converted to several "currency" (eg.
RH8.0 was installed with US-English as primary (system) language and Swedish as
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
This is related to Bug 80030 where some terminals and applications only use
7-bit character sets (instead of the default system-wide setting of UTF8). You
can correct the problem for English translated pages by following the steps
outlined within the referenced bug.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 80030 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.