Neither Spanish accented vowels nor the "eñe" are echoed into rc(1) when
executed as a login shell in virtual ttys with a latam keyboard layout.
Nevertheless, if rc(1) is executed again, as a subshell, or when running a
readline dependant program such as ed, mutt or dvtm, those keys will print the
Please, do have a look at this bug report for further information:
I would like your advise to evaluate if it is an rc, a login1 or a readline
related problem. Please, let me know which other tests would you consider to be
-- System Information:
Debian Release: stretch/sid
APT prefers unstable
APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Kernel: Linux 4.7.0-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=es_AR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=es_AR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: sysvinit (via /sbin/init)
Versions of packages rc depends on:
ii libc6 2.24-3
ii libreadline7 7.0-1
ii libtinfo5 6.0+20160917-1
rc recommends no packages.
rc suggests no packages.
-- no debconf information