[xmonad] UTF-8 in prompt
roma at ro-che.info
Sun Mar 1 07:51:48 EST 2009
* Владимир Сидоренко <yoyavova at gmail.com> [2009-02-28 20:53:03+0200]
> >> Hi
> >> How do i enable utf-8 in prompt?
> >> Thanks.
> > AFAIK it's enabled by default. I didn't have any unicode related problems with
> > XPromt specifically. Problems may arise when string from xpromt is passed to
> > IO functions e.g. spawn.
> > Could you be more specific about you problem?
> The problem is that i can't use cyrillic in prompt. Neither in entered
> text nor in completions list.
> It's shown like some pseudo graphics and other special characters.
Do you use binary packaged xmonad or compiled it yourself?
It must be built with utf8 enabled.
Roman I. Cheplyaka (aka Feuerbach @ IRC)
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