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Re: chinese characters in windows xp to debian

"KE Liew" <ke.liew@gmail.com> writes:

> I transfered using winscp. I've tried to rar, zip and tar it, but
> still not possible to keep the encodings correctly. another way i've
> tried is to transfer it to my usb stick, then mount it on my debian
> (with no special mount options except for -t vfat), and still can't
> display the characters.

i guess it's a charset issue. The songs transferred from Windows have a
different charset(which possibly is 'gbk, for chinese) from your linux
system's charset. What's the locale in linux? (Run, $ locale)


<doogie> dpkg has bugs?  no way!

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