Bug#318923: utf-8 option for xterm does not work anymore
Thomas Dickey wrote:
The only relevant change I recall recently is
Patch #201 - 2005/4/21 - XFree86 188.8.131.52 * modify interaction
between +u8 and locale resource to allow the command-line
option to override the resource (requested by Thomas Wolff).
What value are you using to set xterm*VT100*utf8: ? and what
would be the value for the locale resource?
It used to be enough to just set xterm*VT100*utf-8 without any
further value. There is (now ?) according to the xterm man page
also a "locale" resource; setting this to "true" makes no
difference, nor calling from the command line "xterm -lc" or
"xterm -u8". It remains necessary to do CTRL-RightClick and select