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Non-trivial Cyrillic question
- From: Alexander Shopov <ash at contact dot bg>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 20 Jan 2004 16:45:47 +0200
- Subject: Non-trivial Cyrillic question
I successfully downloaded and installed Cygwin on Windows 2000
Professional. I want to display all cyrillic properly.
I am a Bulgarian user - so I have a preference for Windows-CP1251 encoding.
I did the usual meta magic in ~/.inputrc, and now I can input cyrillic
letters properly in both bash(in command window) and rxvt (non X window
So if I do
it is displayed correctly.
However when I pipe it to less
cat myfile | less
it gets broken
I get things like: <CF><D0><C5><CF><C8><D1><CA><C0>
Same thing is when I do
I can touch a file with cyrillic filename
but when I do
it is displayed like
When I do tab completion under bash , the filename gets displayed correctly.
My filesystem is NTFS.
In my installation of cygwin nothing sets the LANG and LC environment
What should I do?
I Searched the Internet, FAQs and docs but I get the imression that this
question is still unanswered.
I use the Lucida Console TrueType font.