Where is default character encoding set?
cl at isbd.net
Thu Mar 6 09:50:03 UTC 2008
On Wed, Mar 05, 2008 at 04:04:42PM -0800, Victor Sira wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----
> > From: Chris G <cl at isbd.net>
> > To: fedora-list at redhat.com
> > Sent: Wednesday, March 5, 2008 3:28:03 PM
> > Subject: Where is default character encoding set?
> > My gnome-terminal windows are defaulting to iso-8859-1 rather than
> > utf-8 because the "Current Locale" is iso-8859-1.
> > This may well be because I set my Fedora 7 locale to iso-8859-1 and
> > the setting has got carried across to my Fedora 8 installation.
> > However I can't see where it's set.
> > How do I get everything to be UTF-8?
... but my gnome-terminals still obstinately claim a default of
The LANG="en_GB.UTF-8" *is* getting into my environment, when I do
'env | grep LANG' I see:-
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