Re: utf8, macos x, and fmt

  • From: Bengt Kleberg <eleberg@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: wilyfans@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 13 May 2003 09:31:57 +0200 (MEST)

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> To: wilyfans@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> From: MJ Ray <markj@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> Bengt Kleberg <eleberg@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > gnu textutils fmt (and indeed solaris fmt) does ''the almost right
> > thing'' (imho it is not correct) for utf8. they do not drop utf8
> > characters (good), but count them as >1 character (bad).
> Is this true even with the right locale settings?  Is this a bug to
> be fixed in textutils?  Can it be?

i do not know. how do i get find out to my locale?


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