Re: i18n of tasksel (and cdebconf)
> I would like to supply Japanese translation (po files) for tasksel.
> However, it is already reported  that tasksel has problems on
> handling of multibyte and multicolumn characters like Japanese. Thus,
> addition of Japanese translation may cause Mojibake .
>  http://lists.debian.org/debian-i18n/2003/debian-i18n-200308/msg00020.html
>  http://www.debian.or.jp/~kubota/mojibake/
The problems with character handling in tasksel do not seem to be
reported into BTS. At least, I was unable to find it on
> I can supply a patch for tasksel because I have already tested it,
> but there seem some (possible) problems on this solution:
The tasksel maintainer Joey Hess would know more about these issues.