Hi Oliver, Oliver Tappe <zooey@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > * This is a temporary work-around to let "ls" show UTF-8 > > characters, even > > though it won't determine the correct display width. > > * The actual fix would be to have the wide character API working, > > though. > Hm, which API do you mean? Anything missing in our wc... functions or > are you > talking about something different? No, it's just that MB_CUR_MAX is defined to 1, and that disables the use of the wc* functions in bash - I thought that would mean that they don't work yet. Bye, Axel.