Problem with LOCALE and charset


We have a FC5 & Virtualmin system with


Weh put any file wiht ftp, cfp
and after open with emacs, or show on URL, national characters, show ilegal chars.

If show with vi I see a ilegal characters.

I’m very lost.

Try to put on i18n
#LANG="es_ES.iso88591" but the same problem.

Hey Marco,

Make sure you’re using “binary” mode for your FTP transfers. Text mode is stupid, and will break just about every file type (including text).

I don’t know that that’s the problem…but it’s worth checking.