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    SubjectRe: Unicode support on VGA console.
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    Followup to:  <199910060402.NAA04355@pwd.chroot.org>
    By author: NIIBE Yutaka <gniibe@chroot.org>
    In newsgroup: linux.dev.kernel
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    > User space or kernel space, wherever it is, it would be good to
    > support large character sets (whatever the code is, Unicode would be
    > OK) in console.
    >

    No question, but I believe the proper solution is fbcon for
    medium-sized character set, and kcon (a user-space console driver
    used by East Asian Linux distributions) for very large character sets
    -- in the latter case you need swappability.

    -hpa
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    <hpa@transmeta.com> at work, <hpa@zytor.com> in private!

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