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From: Mirosław Mieszczak <mieszcz@...>
Subject: Re: Call for feature request for 2008.0 (unicode)
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2008 15:16:46 +0100
> In documents of gentoo http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/utf-8.xml is an excerpt
> explaining how change man pages for the UTF-8 format.
>
> "Man
>
> Man pages are an integral part of any Linux machine. To ensure that any
> unicode in your man pages render correctly, edit / etc / man.conf and
> replace the line as shown below.
>
Yes, I know that. But there is only one small thing, this solution is not 
working with national characters out of ISO-8859-1 codepage. In such case 
there is necessity of conversion of manuals into utf8, and such solutions are 
available in external overlays like arcon (not yet in portage).


Best regards

Mirek
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References:
Call for feature request for 2008.0 (unicode)
-- Igor Cavalcante
Re: Call for feature request for 2008.0 (unicode)
-- Mirosław Mieszczak
Re: Call for feature request for 2008.0 (unicode)
-- Igor Cavalcante
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