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Re: Working UTF-8 support with newt frontend?

I worked on this yesterday, and discovered that the UTF-8 characters
will be properly displayed if d-i/build/graphic.utf is printed in the

I also discovered that whiptail also got the same problem.  Check out
<URL:http://bugs.debian.org/187704> for the bug report and a test
script.  I belive the problem is in slang, failing to convert the
linux termcap values for linedrawing into UTF-8.

I hope the newt maintainer know more and will reply quickly. :)

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