I have a LAMP server, originally installed as knoppix 3.6 but
apt-getted to debian sarge.
My problem is that a lot of system output on the command line is
unreadable. For example, as root, I enter 'adduser'.
The next line reads: '??????? ??'? ???????????:'
I also get this question-mark substitution in vim for its prompts, and in
things that use ncurses libraries. It's also present in tcsh, and screen.
I've tried finding out where the relevant setting is changed, but having
Where else am I missing this locale setting?
Some output and settings that may help troubleshoot:
root at linux-test:~# env
SSH_CLIENT=22.214.171.124 35330 22
SSH_CONNECTION=126.96.36.199 35330 10.0.0.2 22
LANG=en_IE at euro
[ -f /etc/sysconfig/i18n ] && . /etc/sysconfig/i18n && [ -n "$LANG" ] &&
[ -n "$TTY" ] && PS1="\[ESC[1;34m\]knoppix@$TTY[\W]#\[ESC[0;39m\] " ||
alias which="type -path"
alias ll="ls -l --color=auto"
alias la="ls -la --color=auto"
alias ls="ls --color=auto"
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