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Re: [SLUG] ext ascii (127-255)
- To: mle@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] ext ascii (127-255)
- From: Jamie Honan <jhonan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Sep 11 10:19:55 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
> for (cnt = 128; cnt <= 255; cnt++)
> printf("%c", cnt);
(cnt is either int or unsigned char, hopefully not just char ?)
> doesn't seem to work very well. i'm unsure if linux uses a different
> character set to msdos' extended ascii.
Msdos upper chars are controlled by whatever codepage you are
running. It's generally different in Europe to the default.
One character set I've seen a lot in Linux is iso_8859_1 (try man
There is a dos font for X, very useful for dosemu.
I'm sure there are many other people with much more experience
in this area.....
For consoles, try /usr/lib/kbd/consolefonts/, man consolechars
also search around "Linux Console Tools"