[PATCH 2/6] Add unicode support for commonly used characters like copyright.

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
Thu Feb 21 06:35:26 UTC 2019

On 21/02/2019 07:24, Chris Johns wrote:
> On 21/2/19 5:07 pm, Sebastian Huber wrote:
>> On 21/02/2019 03:43, chrisj at rtems.org wrote:
>>> From: Chris Johns<chrisj at rtems.org>
>>> - This change makes the copyright character easier to see on editors
>>>     lacking good unicode rendering support, ie terminals.
>> I am not in favour of this change. Unicode support should be standard even for
>> terminals for a couple of years now.
> Can you see it on a standard non-gui terminal that does not have the character
> set? I do not use _any_ GUI tools for editing, debugging etc. Everything is a
> basic terminal run in tmux. Not allowing this type change exposes me to making
> mistakes.

What do you see if you open 
testsuites/fstests/fsdosfsname01/create_files.cs for example? I see all 
characters even in the "less" command line tool.

> Note, I am not asking all unicode characters be implemented in way. Just common
> ones we may need to support.

Ok, good.

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