Setting console font with new console script in lfs-bootscripts (useful for more than i18n)
Kevin P. Fleming
kpfleming at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu May 13 19:13:02 PDT 2004
Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> The screen font and LC_* variables are completely different things,
> independent on each other. Font is set in the kernel, locale is for the
OK, that makes sense.
> By not setting at least LC_COLLATE and LC_CTYPE, you _are_ asking for
> trouble, but this is not related to your screen font. The problem is
> that in C locale (the default) and in en_US e.g. the "sort" program uses
> different sorting order (check case sensitivity in both setups).
OK, but by setting only the font I'm no worse than I was before (not
setting any locale-related variables at all). That's good to know.
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