Bug 84675 - Dashes in Manpages Rendered Incorrectly with SSHd
Dashes in Manpages Rendered Incorrectly with SSHd
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: openssh (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Tomas Mraz
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2003-02-20 02:19 EST by Owen Stampflee
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:51 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-02-04 07:48:52 EST
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Description Owen Stampflee 2003-02-20 02:19:48 EST
SSHing into a Redhat8 box, dashes in man pages are rendered as funny As but work
fine locally. Doesnt matter what terminal or locale is used and the bug isnt
experienced on my router which runs YDL 2.3 (RH 7.3). Clients were everything
from putty, xterm, gnome-terminal or console on a variety of distros.

Example Output From "man bash" 
Redhat 8 (SSH):
bash − GNU Bourne‐Again SHell

Redhat 8.0 (Local), Redhat Rawhide PPC (Local), and Yellowdog 2.3 (SSH):
bash - GNU Bourne-Again SHell
Comment 1 Michael Lee Yohe 2003-02-20 09:45:58 EST
Please see Bug 80030.

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