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Re: Line drawing character missing?



On Sun, 13 Jul 2003 02:33:08 +0100
Paladin <paladin@netcabo.pt> wrote:

> Hi everyone,
> 
> I've posted before on this list about this problem, I've had some
> help in my quest for solving this problem but it still exists.
> 
> Programs like "make menuconfig" and "aptitude" that use line drawing
> characters have problems doing so. Instead of lines I get characters
> like 'Ú' and 'Ä'. I've tried to change the font in both xterm and
> Eterm. In xterm I checked the "line drawing characters" option and
> used fixed fonts. Everything without success.

This isn't a font problem, it's a language/encoding problem.

Run "dpkg-reconfigure locales".

>From the list choose one of the options beginning with "pt" (I suspect you
want "pt_PT ISO 8859-1").

Kevin



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