[CentOS] Extended characters not working on CentOS

Lanny Marcus lmmailinglists at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 21:54:41 UTC 2008

On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 3:49 PM, MHR <mhullrich at gmail.com> wrote:
> A friend of mine here at work pointed me at this web page
> www.fhlcell.org where there are a lot of Chinese characters on the
> page.
> Interestingly enough, on my CentOS 5.2 system, with both Seamoneky
> 1.1.11 and Firefox 3.0, we were unable to get the characters to
> display properly (they showed up as the little four number boxes
> instead).
> However, on his Ubuntu system, using Firefox, they displayed just
> fine.  Also, I just tested it in Win XP and both Seamonkey 1.1.11 and
> IE display it correctly.
> What's going on?

In FF3: Tools > Add Ons > Languages, there are two (2) Language Packs
for Chinese. If you and/or your friend can read Chinese, maybe one of
those will work.

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