euro support in ubuntu

Bdale Garbee bdale at
Thu Sep 16 15:04:03 UTC 2004

Jeff Waugh <jeff.waugh at> writes:

> We're going to fully switch to UTF-8 in our next release, the HoaryHedgehog.
> I'd really recommend trying it now - I haven't used a non-UTF-8 mode for
> ages now (but we chose not to switch for WartyWarthog because we wanted lots
> of time to really deeply test it).

For those of us who are less aware of the details of locale handling than we
might like to be, is there a cookbook/howto somewhere that explains what needs
to be done to switch to UTF-8, starting from a US/English installation?


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