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SubjectRe: Unicode support on VGA console.
Followup to:  <>
By author: NIIBE Yutaka <>
In newsgroup:
> 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.

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