[fpc-pascal] Text IDE under Linux FrameBuffer

Nikolay Nikolov nickysn at users.sourceforge.net
Sun Sep 13 20:22:45 CEST 2009

On 09/13/2009 06:08 PM, Graeme Geldenhuys wrote:
> Hi,
> When I run the Text IDE under the Linux Framebuffer (fbdev), then the
> box drawing characters do not display correctly.
> Anybody know if there is a solution for this. The FPC Text IDE is not
> the only application with this problem. Midnight Commander does the
> same thing -- though the window / dialog support still works better in
> the Text IDE.
Could you provide some more information? Which distro are you using? 
What's your locale (i.e. the value of the LANG environment variable)? 
And which console font are you using? Did you try the latest trunk 
version of fpc, which has a patch (that I wrote) applied for UTF-8 
console output?

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