Bug#255219: some chars are incorrect after rebooting
reassign 255219 base-config
Quoting Giuseppe Sacco (email@example.com):
> Package: installation-reports
> Version: sid_d-i, 20040618
> Severity: important
> I just did a normal installation and rebooted the machine. Now I am
> prompted by debconf for the base system configuration.
> I did the complete installation using italian as language, so I see the
> italian texts.
> The templates for shadow and popularity-contest are using the character
> 'È', but this is now displayed as 'E'.
What does "locale charmap" say?
If this is "UTF-8" this could be a problem in jfbterm font.
Otherwise, something wrong in the lat0-sun16 font we use for
What happens if you "dpkg-reconfigure popularity-contest" AFTER the
base system install (ie after login as root from a prompt) and "export