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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] UTF-8ifying the kernel source
    On Fri, 5 Mar 2004, David Eger wrote:
    > Un-needed/wrong non-ASCII characters (patch 2)
    > ==============================================
    > drivers/video/amifb.c - +- sign (NOTE: X's .ttf files just don't have it)

    do_blank is either 0 (do nothing), -1 (unblank), or +1 (blank).

    You can replace it by `+/-1' if you want.

    > include/asm-m68k/atarihw.h - 0x94? no, it's an ö, for Björn
    > include/asm-m68k/atariints.h - 0x94? no, it's an ö, for Björn


    > Machine / charset specific shite - (does anything need to be done?)
    > ===================================================================
    > arch/m68k/hp300/ - maps to "char"s.. grr
    > drivers/char/ - a map file... maps to "char"s.. grr
    > drivers/char/qtronixmap.c_shipped - maps to "char"s.. grr
    > drivers/char/ - maps to "char"s.. grr
    > drivers/tc/lk201-map.c_shipped - maps to "char"s.. grr
    > drivers/tc/ - maps to "char"s.. grr
    > drivers/acorn/char/defkeymap-l7200.c - maps to "char"s.. grr

    If you want the keyboard to generate UTF-8, I think you should change these
    (not sure, please test).

    > drivers/video/console/font_8x16.c - comments on a keymap table
    > drivers/video/console/font_8x8.c - comments on a keymap table
    > drivers/video/console/font_pearl_8x8.c - comments on a keymap table

    These fonts have the box-drawing ASCII art.



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