Re: Bug#61792: marked as done (telnet: Can't type non-ascii chars.)
On Apr 08, Nicolás Lichtmaier <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> When I comment something in Debian, I'm not looking for a solution for
>myself, I know -8, I can create a telnet wrapper if I like. But that's not
>the point. The point is that applications should support more than US ASCII
>by default, without having to remember the switch to tell each application
>to behave properly.
The real point is that telnet has historically not been 8 bit clean and
it's stupid to create an incompatibility just because you are too lazy
to add an alias or use ssh.