success and failure with Wine 20031118

Klaus-Peter Schrage kpschrage at
Tue Jan 13 01:29:07 CST 2004

Klaus-Peter Schrage wrote:

> But an old issue seems to have returned: In Word (or Excel), I can't 
> enter German special characters like the notorious Umlauts. There is a 
> workaround: Entering
>     export LANG=de_DE
> before calling the applications (or using an appropriate tiny script) to 
> change the Redhat 9 default setting which here is LANG=de_DE.UTF-8.
> Some Wine versions ago, the characters issue was solved, but now it 
> seems to be back?

Sorry that I didn't report that earlier, but in Wine 20031212, the 
umlauts show up fine with LANG=de_DE.UTF-8.

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