Re: [wmii] UTF-8 text issue in wmii-3.6

From: Thomas Gallen <>
Date: Sun, 27 Jul 2008 00:38:21 -0400

I figured I'd try that XLC_LOCALE to see what would happen before going
to bed and it ends up killing off Japanese in my titles all together.

Trying to set the initial title with Japanese (japanese is the only
language I tried), or updating it with Japanese (directory navigation or
song titles for example) appears to fail silently.


On Sun, Jul 27, 2008 at 11:15:22AM +0800, sqweek wrote:
> Hey guys,
> I still don't know what the problem is here, but I've heard that it
> can be caused by some X locale funkiness. Apparently using this
> version can help:
> Oh hm, but you have japanese rendered, so maybe it's something
> different. Tobias, you said "the same font" works in a terminal, how
> do you know this? What terminal, what font?
> -sqweek
> >> Thomas Gallen schrieb:
> >>> Yeah...this is unfortunately still around... As a fellow user of foreign
> >>> languages with WMII, I'm going to guess the problem you're refering to
> >>> is this:
> >>>
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