login.conf and accents weirdness
Joan Picanyol i Puig
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Sat Nov 1 06:31:48 PST 2003
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* Jean-Baptiste Quenot <jb.quenot at caraldi.com> [20031101 12:12]:
> * In console or in X11?
> * If X11, what terminal emulator do you use?
> * What shell do you use?
> * What language and especially encoding has your mail?
(15:23:01 <~/tmp>) 0 $ grep ontent mail.test
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=iso-8859-1; format=flowed
> I suggest to set LC_CTYPE=es_ES.ISO8859-15 in your shell's init file,
> and don't forget to export that variable (export with [ba]sh, setenv
> with [t]csh).
I have these lines in /etc/login.conf
> Also, please test with more or less, not mutt, so it will be easier to
> find the solution. Make a test file with special characters not in the
> 7-bit range, and view it.
I'm attaching my test file (an actual message). Both under xterm and
console the results are the sime: cat works fine but more and less do
Where's the culprit?
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