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Fwd: Fw: no cyrillic fonts in windows 2000
- From: "Kuz'ma 725" <kuzma725 at hotmail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 13 May 2003 13:23:58 -0500
- Subject: Fwd: Fw: no cyrillic fonts in windows 2000
Shouldn't have used Outlook... the first string Îêóäæàâà, the second one is
éöóêöóø. Sorry again.
Sorry, those should be cyrillic strings, the first one is Ð?ÐºÑ?Ð´Ð¶Ð°Ð²Ð°,
second one is Ð¹Ñ?Ñ?ÐºÑ?Ñ?Ñ? :)
----- Original Message -----
From: "kuzma725" <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, May 13, 2003 1:06 PM
Subject: Re: no cyrillic fonts in windows 2000
> Igor, I have another question for you. Maybe this should be addressed
> another list, but I figured you might know the answer.. hope this is not
> off-topic. I have an TCL script that I run using Expect from Cygwin.
> used to work fine, but one day something happened that messed it up, and
> can't figure out what it is. Here's an 3-line version of the script,
> demonstrating the problem, that you will understand even if you don't
> TCL or Expect:
> set author [lindex $argv 0]
> puts #$author#
> All this does is print to the standard output the first parameter to the
> script from the command line. When I run the script (testCyr.tcl) with
> cyrillic parameter:
> expect testCyr.tcl ????????
> I am expecting this output:
> but instead get:
> and no error messages. But some cyrillic strings, such as "???????"
> fine, as well as any latin string. Any ideas? I am positive that it
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Igor Pechtchanski" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: "Kuz'ma 725" <email@example.com>
> Cc: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, May 13, 2003 11:38 AM
> Subject: Re: no cyrillic fonts in windows 2000
> > Yury,
> > Please keep replies on the list, so that people searching the archives
> > later can find out whether a particular method worked or not. Also,
> > the underlined header field below indicates, I prefer to read the
> > responses on the list.
> > Glad it worked for you.
> > Igor
> > On Tue, 13 May 2003, Kuz'ma 725 wrote:
> > > Thanks Igor, that was it. I'll check the faq more carefully next
> > > Yury
> > >
> > > >From: Igor Pechtchanski <email@example.com>
> > > >Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> > > >To: "Kuz'ma 725" <email@example.com>
> > > >CC: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > > >Subject: Re: no cyrillic fonts in windows 2000
> > > >Date: Tue, 13 May 2003 12:19:31 -0400 (EDT)
> > > >
> > > >On Tue, 13 May 2003, Kuz'ma 725 wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > I have 2 installations of Win2K, and I was able to somehow get
> cygwin to
> > > > > display cyrillic input from the keyboard (although it still
> > > > > filenames as ?s)... but I forgot how I did it! I have the
> > > > > XFree86-fcyr package (4.2.0-2) installed in both places and the
> > > > > settings in Windows' Regional Options - English (United States)
> my locale
> > > > > (location), Cyrillic/Russian as default System Locale, in
> > > > > all the fonts that have anything to do with cyrillic, and
> > > > > English keyboard locales. Any suggestions? This is driving me
> > > > >
> > > > > Thanks in advance
> > > >
> > > >Which program are you talking about here? If it's a bash console
> > > >the X fonts will not affect it -- you have to select a Windows font
> > > >Properties that has cyrillic characters in it. If it's rxvt or
> > > >then indeed you'll have to use the X fonts (at least in the X mode
> > > >rxvt).
> > > >
> > > >Furthermore, are you talking about *displaying* cyrillic
> > > >*inputting* them? If the former, try "cat"ting a file containing
> > > >characters and if that doesn't work properly, look at the first
> > > >above. If the latter, see <http://cygwin.com/faq/faq.html#SEC49>.
> > > > Igor
> > > >P.S. For the "ls" problem, try the --show-control-chars parameter.
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