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Re: Cyrillic, utf-8 and windows

From: Roman Belenov
Subject: Re: Cyrillic, utf-8 and windows
Date: Wed, 10 Dec 2003 10:20:04 +0300
User-agent: Gnus/5.1002 (Gnus v5.10.2) Emacs/21.2 (windows-nt)

Jason Rumney <address@hidden> writes:

> There seems to be a bug in the font handling of the Windows
> version. Courier New (the default font) has Cyrillic characters, and
> most versions of Windows support iso8859-5 - you can verify this: if
> (w32-get-valid-codepages) lists 28595, then it should be supported;
> so Cyrillic should display automatically. But I just checked and it
> doesn't seem to be the case.

The list of character sets supported by Windows can be customized (at
least in NT derivatives) via Control Panel->Regional Settings
("Advanced" tab). It seems that iso8859-5 is enabled automatically if
Russian locale is in use, but in other locales you may have to enable
iso8859-5 manually.

                                                        With regards, Roman.

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