Re: glib idea of what my charset is seems wrong

On Fri, Mar 01, 2002 at 02:47:32PM -0800, Darin Adler wrote:
> glib seems to think that my locale character set is ANSI_X3.4-1968. That's
> what I get from g_get_charset. But I have lots of files that use various ISO
> 8859-1 characters, and the rest of the tools, like gnome-terminal, seem to
> handle that.

	Your tools are making assumptions.  Try the files with less(1).
Less will refuse the characters, giving <XX> in reverse video (where XX
is the hexidecimal value).
	ANSI_X3.4-1968 is ASCII, in case you are wondering.



"The real reason GNU ls is 8-bit-clean is so that they can
 start using ISO-8859-1 option characters."
	- Christopher Davis (ckd loiosh kei com)
			jlbec evilplan org

[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]