Translations are not displayed correctly

Stéphane Corthésy stephane at
Tue Feb 18 11:07:01 CET 2003

On Monday, Feb 17, 2003, at 23:45 Europe/Zurich, David Shaw wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 17, 2003 at 10:14:00PM +0100, Stéphane Corthésy wrote:
>> As you can see, the e acute is not displayed correctly. Looking at the
>> raw output using hexdump, the e eacute corresponds to byte 0xe9. It is
>> not a valid UTF8 sequence. In fact, the output is done using  
>> ISOLatin1,
>> despite the options passed on the command-line.
>> Is it a bug in gpg, the French, or in my system (MacOS X)?
> None of the above.  You probably have your local character set in the
> shell set incorrectly.

No, I don't. As I wrote, I tested output against hexdump: I redirected  
gpg stdout/stderr to a file, then displayed content with hexdump, to be  
sure that my Terminal settings didn't play a role.

Can someone else test this, on another platform?


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