vt(4) iso-8859-1 latin accentuated characters do not show on console

Steve O'Hara-Smith steve at sohara.org
Mon Dec 11 22:15:49 UTC 2017

On Mon, 11 Dec 2017 22:02:25 +0000
Vitalio D <v.dol_s at hotmail.com> wrote:

> me:\
>     :charset=UTF-8:\
>     :lang=fr_FR.UTF-8:
> Drawback is that now all doc is in french :) This is kind surprising that
> I'm forced to read a doc in french when all I  wanted is to be able to
> type some weird french letters. :) That's why I've missed it first time.
> I was just setting the charset but not lang.

	You should be able to set any UTF-8 locale for lang, mine is
en_IE.UTF-8 and I can type accented characters fine using the us.acc map.

Steve O'Hara-Smith <steve at sohara.org>

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