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Re: fallback to single language when fbcon not available

On Tue, Nov 27, 2001 at 12:01:56AM +0000, Philip Blundell wrote:
> I think this patch should fix the problem with running an i18n-enabled
> flavour on a machine with an unsuitable graphics card.  I haven't
> tested it yet, and I won't have time to do so until tomorrow evening,
> so I'm not checking it in.  If anybody else wants to try it out,
> please do.
> +	cat <<EOF >> $T/sbin/udbootstrap
> +#!/bin/sh
> +if < /dev/fb0; then
> +LC_CTYPE=C@utf-8 exec /usr/bin/bterm -f /unifont-reduced.bgf /sbin/dbootstrap
> +fi
> +exec /sbin/dbootstrap
> +EOF

I don't think a UTF-8-enabled dbootstrap will run correctly without a
bterm. At least it never did for me.

Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org>             http://marcin.owsiany.pl/
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