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Re: [Nmh-workers] UTF=8 in message bodies

From: Michael Richardson
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] UTF=8 in message bodies
Date: Tue, 04 Dec 2012 21:15:03 -0500

>>>>> "Ken" == Ken Hornstein <address@hidden> writes:
    Ken> I'm wondering what happens if you run "mhshow" on that message
    Ken> outside of 
    Ken> MH-E.  Also ... are you running in a UTF-8 locale, or
    Ken> ISO-8859-1?  If the 
    Ken> former, I expect the issue there is part of the tools are
    Ken> assuming that 
    Ken> you can handle UTF-8 just fine, but clearly Xemacs cannot.

Somewhere I have a setting that causes mhshow to start an xterm in UTF-8
locale. It fails miserably when I'm ssh'ed in from my tablet, which
doesn't run X.  

obiwan-[~] mcr 3690 %echo $LANG
obiwan-[~] mcr 3691 %env | grep LC

(en_DK gets the dates sane YYYY-MM-DD, while still being english.
glibc en_CA fails to observe proper ISO8806 or whatever it was, date

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