bash and 8-bit characters

Michael Hirmke
Sun Feb 28 23:02:00 GMT 1999


>legal characters, and there is no need to beep whenever I hit
>a "oe" or such. I snarfed an /etc/termcap from my Linux machine,
>where this is no problem, but to no avail. Funny enough, self compiled
>C programs don't care about bash, while less from the distribution does.
>What the heck am I doing wrong or am I missing?

Sorry, I really have no idea, what might be wrong with your setup, but
umlauts work perfectly here.
NT 4 SP4 Server German with Cygwin B20.1 

>Thanks a lot

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