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Re: [SLUG] ext ascii (127-255)

On Fri, Sep 08, 2000 at 01:44:01PM -0400, Minh Van wrote:
> why can't i get the real extended ascii chart printed properly in the
> default linux cli ?
> somebody mentioned that it may be the type of font i'm using, but it
> neither works in X.

echo -e "\016"

switches your terminal to the other half of the character set (it's
a terminal thing).