Quoting Arjuna Rao Chavala (firstname.lastname@example.org
> On Wed, Jan 19, 2011 at 6:48 PM, Kartik Mistry <email@example.com
> > On Wed, Jan 19, 2011 at 2:29 PM, Arjuna Rao Chavala
> > <firstname.lastname@example.org
> > > Installation without Gnome successful. when Gnome is installed, the
> > machine
> > > displays Telugu menus as Unicode char boxes
> > Hi,
> > Have you selected Telugu task? It should install ttf-telugu-fonts
> > which should solve your problem.
> > In the graphical install, first Telugu is selected and the rest of the
> installation is continued including Gnome. I thought Tasksel will handle the
> required steps.