On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 11:48:20PM +0200, Roland Smith wrote: > On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 12:52:00PM -0700, Gary Kline wrote: > > On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 08:09:49PM +0200, Roland Smith wrote: > > > On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 10:21:43AM -0700, Gary Kline wrote: > > > > > > > > In recents months many if not all of my text messages displayed > > > > thru mutt include things like "\240" and other octal chars. > > > > > > > > anybody know why and how to fix this? > > > > > > What terminal emulator are you using, and what are your locale settings? > > > With > > > urxvt and LANG and LC_ALL set to en_US.UTF-8 It works fine. Mind you, I > > > think > > > that the console doesn't support UTF-8 (yet). > > > > > > > Konsole ... up from xterm. > > > > i thought it was my LC settings for a moment, but I just checked: > > > > % setenv |gr LC > > 11:LC_ALL=en_US.UTF-8 > > 12:LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 > > 17:LC_LANG=en_US.UTF-8 > > > > Any other settings to grep for? > > Check if Konsole/KDE have any settings regarding fonts and character sets. I'm > not a KDE user so I can't help you much with that. According to > http://docs.kde.org/stable/en/kdebase-apps/konsole/commandreference.html, the > View->Set Character Encoding might be of use, or one of the submenus > in the Settings menu?
not found. BUT changing the Settings -> Encoding [long list] to UTF8 may be working. are they are kde/konsole wizards out there who can point me to just ONE place in ~/.kde3/*/* and to the konsole* file where things live? i'll change everything byhand if i have to, but would think that the default is set somewhere centrally. thanks very much, Roland. gary ps: i'll 2- and 3-ck to be sure!! > > Roland > -- > R.F.Smith http://www.xs4all.nl/~rsmith/ > [plain text _non-HTML_ PGP/GnuPG encrypted/signed email much appreciated] > pgp: 1A2B 477F 9970 BA3C 2914 B7CE 1277 EFB0 C321 A725 (KeyID: C321A725) -- Gary Kline kl...@thought.org http://www.thought.org Public Service Unix http://jottings.thought.org http://transfinite.thought.org The 5.67a release of Jottings: http://jottings.thought.org/index.php 10% slice of my latest novel: http://www.thought.org/10pc _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"