[ILUG] LANG character strangeness -- French -- hi Steph :-)
P at draigBrady.com
Fri Aug 1 11:47:13 IST 2008
Conor Wynne wrote:
> Hi all,
> This is the issue lads:
> $ touch tété
> If I do an "ls" on it, it shows up as "t?t?"
OK the fact that there is one ? per character,
suggests that and iso-8859-15 encoding is getting
in the loop somewhere.
This is a local xterm on the system right?
What is the output from the `locale` command?
> ls > toto
> more toto gives "tété" as you would expect.
> The LANG is set to : "LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8"
This asymmetry is puzzling.
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