Red Hat character set issues now resolved; thanks!
William F. Acker WB2FLW +1-303-777-8123
wacker at octothorp.org
Fri Dec 13 00:42:12 EST 2002
Yes. Also, because Unix is multi-user, each user can have his/her own
.i18n file, note the leading dot.
On Wed, 11 Dec 2002, Darrell Shandrow wrote:
> Hi Bill,
> So, upon login, the /etc/sysconfig/i18n file is read?
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "William F. Acker WB2FLW +1-303-777-8123" <wacker at octothorp.org>
> To: <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
> Sent: Wednesday, December 11, 2002 10:50 PM
> Subject: Re: Red Hat character set issues now resolved; thanks!
> > Logging out and back in should have taken care of it. Even better, export
> > LANG=en_US in the current session.
> > HTH and 73.
> > --
> > Bill in Denver
> > On Wed, 11 Dec 2002, Darrell Shandrow wrote:
> > > Hi all,
> > >
> > > Thanks to Janina for the excellent lead to the root of my issue with all
> the "garbage" characters when remotely establishing a terminal to one of my
> RH boxes. I used locale -a to determine the correct locale setting, then
> removed the .utf8 from the end of the lang spec in /etc/sysconfig/i18n,
> rebooted and my issue is resolved. Since I know most things in Linux should
> not require a reboot, how could I have avoided this in this situation?
> > >
> > > Thanks.
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