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RE: [SLE] how to get mc and yast showing nice lines via putty
  • From: "Heupink, Mourik Jan C." <Heupink@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 7 Oct 2004 11:47:00 +0200
  • Message-id: <1100D69203AAD2118E3C00508B8B9E8AC767E1@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

and how to make this default?

-----Original Message-----
From: Harsh Busa [mailto:harsh.busa@xxxxxxxxx]
Sent: 07 October 2004 11:28
To: Heupink, Mourik Jan C.
Subject: Re: [SLE] how to get mc and yast showing nice lines via putty

try this argument before running mc
export LANG=C

On Thu, 7 Oct 2004 11:10:15 +0200, Heupink, Mourik Jan C.
<heupink@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> dear list.
> I asked this before, but didn't get any solutions... I'm sure some of
> you must know how to solve this.
> I've installed SuSE 9.1 ftp on a new server, and am having the
> following
> problem:
> I can't get yast and mc to show they 'graphic' lines correctly. If i
> select utf8 in putty, mc works beautifully, and yast shows wrong
> characters (qqqqqqqqqqqqqqqqq instead of horizontal line) and if I
> select ISO-8859-1 (and "use unicode line drawing code points") shows
> garbled characters, instead of nice lines.
> what to do? With older verions of SuSE this used to work, never had
> this problem. What did I do wrong..?
> Yours,
> Mourik Jan
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