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Bug#523437: console-setup: Console setup does not persist after switching to X and back

Package: console-setup
Version: 1.30
Severity: normal

After switching to X and back, the console setup does not persist: the
font reverts back, and non-ASCII characters such as line-drawing
characters become incorrect.

One easy way to reproduce this:

- Run whiptail --msgbox hello 20 20
- Observe the line-drawing characters surrounding the dialog box.
- Switch to X.
- Switch back to the console.
- Observe the garbage characters that have replaced the line-drawing

- Josh Triplett

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.29-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages console-setup depends on:
ii  console-terminus              4.26-2.1   Fixed-width fonts for fast reading
ii  debconf [debconf-2.0]         1.5.26     Debian configuration management sy
ii  xkb-data                      1.5-2      X Keyboard Extension (XKB) configu

Versions of packages console-setup recommends:
ii  kbd                           1.15-1     Linux console font and keytable ut

Versions of packages console-setup suggests:
ii  locales                       2.9-7      GNU C Library: National Language (
ii  lsb-base                      3.2-22     Linux Standard Base 3.2 init scrip

-- debconf information excluded

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