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Re: [vile] utf-8 newbie

From: Chris Green
Subject: Re: [vile] utf-8 newbie
Date: Thu, 10 May 2012 22:20:29 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

On Thu, May 10, 2012 at 05:15:32PM -0400, Paul Fox wrote:
> so i tracked this down to my environment (not too surprising).  i've
> set "export LC_ALL=C" in my .profile for some time, in order to get
> traditional sort ordering for ls.  this LC_ALL=C tells vile i can't/don't
> do wide chars.  changing to this seems to work for now:
>     unset LC_ALL
>     export LC_COLLATE=C
This is exactly what I do for the same reason (wanting the traditional
sort order for ls).  I just have:-

    export LC_COLLATE=C
    export LC_CTYPE=en_GB.utf8

Chris Green

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