Subject: Re: displaying iso-8859-1 characters naturally with less?
To: John Kohl <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 10/25/1998 21:03:50
On Oct 24, John Kohl wrote
> Is there a LANG I can set which will tell less(1) to display ISO-8859-1
> characters naturally, and not as <XX> hex codes?
> I tried "fr" but that doesn't work :(
LC_CTYPE=iso_8859_1, and install the /usr/share/locale/iso_8859_1
from /pub/NetBSD/arch/i386/french. This way you'll have ISO-8859-1 in
less and all other utilities (such as vi :)
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr