[linux-elitists] utf-8 terminal apps

Paul Collins paul@briny.ondioline.org
Tue Feb 14 01:10:08 PST 2006


Eugen Leitl <eugen@leitl.org> writes:

> I've switched to utf-8 on my (v)server, and now have a few problems
> with utf-8 proofed terminals. OS X and FC4 Terminal handle it fine (are
> dog slow however, especially with antialiased fonts), so does PuTTY with 
> the right translation selected.
>
> However, I was getting used to Eterm, and apparently that one doesn't
> handle utf-8 properly yet.
>
> Any alternative suggestions?

I've always been pretty happy with xterm in general.  There's a uxterm
wrapper script to start it in utf-8 mode.

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