Re: NT & UTF8

From: Frank da Cruz (
Date: Fri Oct 01 1999 - 12:37:48 EDT

> I want to know whether there are any emulators (like UXTERM on
> UNIX) for Windows-NT that can display UTF-8 data.
Our working copy of Kermit 95 can. It's in Beta test, should be
released within a couple months.

Understanding and processing Unicode is one problem; a separate one is
locating an adequate monospace Unicode font. The Lucida Console and
Courier fonts that ship with NT are rather sparsely populated.

> Also, is there any book or manual that is useful to understand
> locale setttings and display for a ms-dos command
> prompt? (like do I need a localized version? what all settings I need to
> change etc)
Are you talking about DOS, or about a Windows NT Console window?

- Frank

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