[PATCH 3/3] fhandler_pty_slave::setup_locale: respect charset == "UTF-8"
Tue Sep 8 19:16:31 GMT 2020
On Sep 8 18:45, Takashi Yano via Cygwin-patches wrote:
> Hi Corinna,
> On Tue, 8 Sep 2020 10:40:34 +0200
> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > On Sep 7 13:45, Takashi Yano via Cygwin-patches wrote:
> > > On Mon, 7 Sep 2020 01:04:13 +0900
> > > > > Chages:
> > > > > - If global locale is set, it takes precedence.
> > > >
> > > > Changes:
> > > > - Use __get_current_locale() instead of __get_global_locale().
> > > > - Fix a bug for ISO-8859-* charset.
> > >
> > > Changes:
> > > - Use envblock if it is passed to CreateProcess in spawn.cc.
> > For the time being and to make at least *some* progress and with my
> > upcoming "away from keyboard"-time , I pushed the gist of my patch,
> > replacing the locale evaluating code in fhandler_tty with the function
> > __eval_codepage_from_internal_charset in its most simple form.
> > I didn't touch anything else, given that this discussion is still
> > ongoing.
> Your patch pushed does the magic!
> Even cygterm works even though the code does not check environment.
> The point is here.
> @@ -1977,9 +1807,6 @@ fhandler_pty_slave::fixup_after_exec ()
> if (!close_on_exec ())
> fixup_after_fork (NULL); /* No parent handle required. */
> - /* Set locale */
> - setup_locale ();
> /* Hook Console API */
> #define DO_HOOK(module, name) \
> if (!name##_Orig) \
> Without this deletion, term_code_page is determined when
> cygwin shell is executed. Since it is in fixup_after_exec(),
> setlocale() does not called yet in the shell. As a result,
> term_code_page cannot be determined correctly.
> In your new patch, term_code_page is determined when the first
> non-cygwin program is execed in the shell. The shell process
> already calls setlocale(), so term_code_page can be determined
> using global locale.
> Thanks for the excellent idea!
> Only the problem I noticed is that cygterm does not work if the
> shell does not call setlocale(). This happens if the shell is
> non-cygwin program, for example, cmd.exe, however, it is unusual
This is unexpected, but I'm glad this could be much simplfied.
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