Default UTF-8 locale
Posted Oct 20, 2005 23:30 UTC (Thu) by emj
Parent article: Ubuntu and Debian look forward
UTF8 is nice but the application support is oh so bad.
- Gnome can't read my files in non UTF8 folders
- Mysql can't handle it in fulltext search.
- irssi doesn't convert
- ssh doesn't handle remoting to latin1 system
- The virtual consoles of Linux doesn't support them out of the box for me.
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