Subject: Re: more and less are unable to display german umlaute
To: None <>
From: Mike Long <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/23/1996 17:55:32
>Date: Sat, 22 Jun 1996 19:54:04 +0000 (GMT)
>From: Carsten Hammer <>

>when displaying the word
>with more i get
>with less i get
>(all tried in an xterm)
>only cat does it well.
>What can i do to make them work?
>What editor is able to edit these characters? vi and emacs
>don't display them correct too. I dont have a german keymap.
>I dont want it. Is there a way to input german chars with=20
>US Keymap? Now i am clipping them from other occurences.


% setenv LC_CTYPE iso_8859_1

Unfortunately, NetBSD's nls support isn't all there yet, so more and
less probably won't act any differently.  Emacs, however, may take
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