PATCH: Better handle accented characters from the console

Bob Cassels bcassels@abinitio.com
Wed Apr 9 13:51:00 GMT 2003


cygwin-patches-owner@cygwin.com wrote on 04/08/2003 08:35:34 PM:

> On Tue, Apr 08, 2003 at 05:20:27PM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:

> Hey, it just occurred to me.  Do you want to take a stab at augmenting
> the cygwin documentation for this feature?  I'm not sure where it should
> go.  But that's mainly because I haven't actually looked.  :-)
> 
> It just seems that since we now allow people to type this stuff in, it
> should be documented somewhere.

Sure, I'll take a stab at it.  I'm not sure it'll be much more than a 
pointer to the Microsoft doc on which numbers get which characters, and a 
statement that Cygwin supports them, too.

I suppose mention of the code page vs. fonts issue should go there, too.

Bob



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