Bug 9519 - cyrillic font may not be loaded with this version
cyrillic font may not be loaded with this version
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: console-tools (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
: 9396 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2000-02-17 09:17 EST by Leonid Kanter
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-27 17:53:49 EST
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set of cyrillic fonts and maps for console-tools (12.43 KB, application/octet-stream)
2000-02-17 09:19 EST, Leonid Kanter
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Description Leonid Kanter 2000-02-17 09:17:32 EST
With this version of console-tools, default cyrillic font may not be
loaded. following command:

consolechars -f Cyr_a816 --acm koi2alt

drop console to strange non-returnable state. Format of koi2alt.trans is
obsolete, so I tried latest version of fonts and maps from

"consolechars -f UniCyr --acm koi8-r" works great in RedHat-6.1, but it
does not work in 6.2beta.
Comment 1 Leonid Kanter 2000-02-17 09:19:59 EST
Created attachment 121 [details]
set of cyrillic fonts and maps for console-tools
Comment 2 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-02-18 08:17:59 EST
*** Bug 9396 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Leonid Kanter 2000-02-18 10:40:59 EST
It looks to me that console-tools 0.3.3 is broken - no one of existing cyrillic
fonts work with it, except for "consolechars -f koi8u_8x16 -u koi8u", that's
difficult to use because it require changes in /etc/profile.d/lang.sh.
surrently lang.sh does not handle "echo \033(K", if UNIMAP is set.

Is it possible to fall back to RH6.1 version?
Comment 4 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-02-27 17:53:59 EST
19990829-7 should fix this.
If it doesn't work for you, please reopen this bug.

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