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Re: SOLVED Strange characters when displaying manpages



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "James Wilkinson" <james westexe demon co uk>
> It looks like you're using a Microsoft mail client. How did you copy
> and paste that manpage? Are you using a Windows telnet or ssh client?
>
> If not, which terminal *are* you using? Does this persist between
> gonme-terminal, xterm, and the Linux console (press CTRL-Alt-F1 to
> log in).
>
> Can you post the output of echo $LANG and echo $TERM, letting us know
> which terminal you are using?
>
> Thanks,
>
> James.
Yes, I am using outlook as client ( my desktop system is still a windows
machine )
Anyway, after searching with google I found someone telling that it could be
a putty problem and I had to change translation in putty to UTF-8. After
doing that everything looked fine again.


cheer
Edwin



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