Subject: Russian locale and Russian messages
To: None <>
From: Victor Sudakov <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/27/2003 16:28:19

What am I doing wrong, why am I seeing "\353\317\315\301\316" instead
of 8-bit Cyrillic characters? 

[sudakov@Sun2 ~] printenv LANG; printenv SHELL
[sudakov@Sun2 ~] uname -a
NetBSD 1.6 NetBSD 1.6 (GENERIC) #0: Sun Sep  8 11:55:46 UT
C 2002
ilder/build/src/sys/arch/sparc64/compile/GENERIC sparc64
[sudakov@Sun2 ~] sobaka
sobaka: \353\317\315\301\316\304\301 \316\305 \316\301\312\304\305\316\301.
[sudakov@Sun2 ~]

man tcsh advises to set the tty in 8 bit mode, how do I do that?  I am
connected via ssh.

Thank you very much for any input.

Victor Sudakov,  VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN