Internal echo of shell beaves (sometimes) different to external echo

Cyrille Lefevre
Thu Jul 19 20:16:00 GMT 2012

Le 19/07/2012 16:51, Ralf a écrit :
> Is there a way to get the right umlaut with the internal echo of the shell?
> Example script:
> export LC_ALL=de_DE

seems to default to iso8859-1 or something like that, let's try

export LC_ALL=de_DE.UTF-8

which should work better...

also, check your that terminal setting is UTF-8 both for input/output.

tried using fr_FR vs fr_FR.UTF-8 and echo vs /bin/echo, both work well 
in all case !


Cyrille Lefevre

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