setting character set in mintty

Corinna Vinschen
Mon Jul 7 08:47:00 GMT 2014

On Jul  7 00:16, Pawel Jasinski wrote:
> The way I understand it, mintty sets the LANG variable according to
> user settings.
> Would it make sense for mintty to invoke "cmd /c chcp <selected>"
> (SetConsoleOutputCP)?

mintty does not use the console at all.  A chcp call doesn't make
any sense.


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