line truncation in dbootstrap
fredag den 23. november 2001 00:21 skrev Philip Blundell:
> This is normally a symptom of not running dbootstrap with the right locale.
> I'm not sure what happens if you use i18n-enabled boot floppies on a
> machine that doesn't have framebuffer support. Ideally it would fall back
> in some elegant fashion to a more limited i18n (for example, only
> supporting Latin1 characters or something); less ideally, it would fall
> back completely to just the C locale. Either way, dbootstrap needs to
The boot-floppies i386 kernels does not include framebuffer support as far as
It (dedicated danish boot-floppies) worked fine with latin1 until recently. I
think it broke around the time we changed to unstable slang1-utf8 and
slang-utf8-pic, which sounds reasonable.