International characters in less (was: Re: international characters in mutt)
Stig Brautaset <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> * dman <email@example.com> spake thus:
> > On Sat, Oct 06, 2001 at 04:39:48PM +0100, Stig Brautaset wrote:
> > | Hi,
> > |
> > | I am having trouble getting mutt to show Norwegian characters (e.g. æ
> > | and ø). The strange thing is that they work all fine on the command line,
> > | and if I use more or less to view the mbox-file, they show up as they
> > | are supposed to. It is, in other words, only a problem in mutt.
> > Why not put
> > set pager=less
> > in your .muttrc? I don't think the built-in pager was meant to be as
> > complete as a dedicated pager.
> Thanks for the quick reply, but less does not support the characters in
> question either.
It does, if you set the LESSCHARSET environment variable to "latin1"
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