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Re: unicode (was Re: Minor error message change)

On Fri, 30 May 2003, John E. Davis wrote:

> >TERM is for terminal capabilities.  Locale is for user preferences.
> >Preferences can be different for different users.  I personally prefer
> >POSIX locale, but I still want to be able to use terminals with UTF-8
> >support.
> Have you looked at
> ?  I do not know of anything more detailed than this when it comes to
> practical standards concerning UTF-8 on a Unix system.  In particular,
> this document describes how UTF-8 mode should be activated.

I haven't seen this site before.  Thank you for the link.  It looks like
it's too late to change standards.  OK, let's stick with whatever we have.

Pavel Roskin

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