[elinks-users] ELinks & UTF-8
cga2000 at optonline.net
Mon Apr 16 17:03:38 PDT 2007
On Mon, Apr 16, 2007 at 09:25:44AM EDT, Tonda Szturc wrote:
> On Monday 16 of April 2007 14:55:20 Tonda Szturc wrote:
> > If you would like to try it, go there -
> > http://elinks.or.cz/download.html and grab the snapshot, build it and then,
> > go Setup => Character set => Unicode UTF-8. Hope it helps.
> Sorry, I missed one important information - see text below:
> > The only remaining problem is to get the original UTF-8 contents from
> > elinks  to vim . Unfortunately, it is converted to ISO-8859-1 and all
> > characters not representable in ISO-8859-1 end up as substitute sequences,
> > e.g. /- for the cross.
> This has been fixed in ELinks 0.12.GIT if you configure
> --enable-utf-8 and select UTF-8 as the charset for the terminal
> (different from the UTF-8 I/O option available in prior versions).
> Bug 822 - Should enable CONFIG_UTF8 by default (after it's safe)
> It's from this tread:
> unfortunately the response isn't available in mailing list archive.
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Fantastic news .. and thanks much for replying.
I'll experiment with this newer version asap.
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