Re: woody bf-utf8 (Re: slang, boot-floppies, and wide character support)
Please confirm the status by yourself, and if you find the solution,
please let us know.
I have checked on my system, and bogl-bterm does not work without
libutf8 even with libc6 2.2-4.
In <[🔎] firstname.lastname@example.org>,
on "20 Apr 2001 10:06:46 +0400",
with "Re: woody bf-utf8 (Re: slang, boot-floppies, and wide character support)",
Peter Novodvorsky <email@example.com> wrote:
nidd> Taketoshi Sano <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
nidd> > Now, when we'll get those utf8-enabled slang1 and newt packages,
nidd> > we might also need bogl-bterm to show utf8 messages. And it requires
nidd> > libutf8 (and the root priviledge) to work well even on the current
nidd> > unstable (i.e. with our libc6_2.2.2-4 package).
nidd> > So we should provide libutf8 package, or make bogl-bterm statically
nidd> > linked to libutf8 library.
nidd> Bruno Haible's page states that libutf8 is needed only libc versions
nidd> below 2.2. So, 2.2.2-4 should work fine.
I know that information, and found that is not so at least on my system.
Taketoshi Sano: <email@example.com>,<firstname.lastname@example.org>,<email@example.com>