[Wine] Re: Russian font support?

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Fri May 16 07:59:17 CDT 2008

kjkrum wrote:
> I'm trying to run a Russian application in Wine 0.9.59 on Ubuntu 8.04. It seems to be running fine, but all the text is gibberish.
> How do I get Russian Cyrillic font support in Wine?  Is it as simple as installing some fonts?  Where would I get them, and where would I put them?

All Wine fonts have Cyrillic characters in them. All you need to do is to run app with LANG env var set properly:

LANG=ru_RU.UTF-8 wine notepad

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