OemToAnsi patch from 2000-07-04

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Wed Nov 15 16:04:00 GMT 2000

On Wed, Nov 15, 2000 at 03:10:17PM -0800, Earnie Boyd wrote:
>--- Christopher Faylor <cgf@redhat.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, Nov 16, 2000 at 03:53:09AM +0900, Kazuhiro Fujieda wrote:
>> >Anyway, if Egor would like to handle only output messages in the
>> >OEM codepage (866), the idea proposed by Brad Town in the
>> >following message, where an escape sequence switches codepages,
>> >seems to work well.
>> >
>> > http://sources.redhat.com/ml/cygwin/2000-10/msg00848.html
>> Has anyone else actually tried this patch?  I have grown leery of
>> applying patches that "work fine" in the console code.
>> If this is desireable, I'll look into getting an assignment and
>> applying the patch.
>I kept it meaning to apply it when I could get a round tuit but have never
>gotten it. ;)



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