unicode filenames

Mike Meyer mwm at mired.org
Mon Feb 17 23:05:50 CET 2003

David Eppstein <eppstein at ics.uci.edu> writes:

> Specifically, ls will do this by default when output is to a terminal.  
> Probably on OS X this behavior should be removed.  Anyway, I have in my 
> .cshrc the line
> alias ls 'ls -v'
> which prevents the question mark replacement from happening.

I just set the LANG environment variable to en_US.ISO8859-1, which
causes the characters to be listed using the correct encoding for my
system. It may be different - and even a different environment
variable - in OSX.

Mike Meyer <mwm at mired.org>			http://www.mired.org/home/mwm/
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