i18n appendix was [Bug 1516] Font set improperly on framebuffer console]

Archaic archaic at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jun 21 19:01:17 PDT 2005

On Wed, Jun 22, 2005 at 07:32:40AM +0600, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> One more question: for mounting Windows-related filesystems (VFAT, 
> ISO9660+JOULIET, NTFS, SMBFS) non-English users have to compile NLS 
> modules for the kernel and either modify the "default NLS" option in the 
> kernel config or add options to the mount command or fstab, e.g.:
> mount -t iocharset=koi8-r /dev/cdrom /media/cdrom
> Sould this be mentioned in the book? Where?

We don't generally touch any kernel specific options except those that
will most certainly break LFS by not having them enabled. Perhaps a one
page i18n quick info section would be in order at the end of the book


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