double byte char translation from Solaris 2.8 to W2K
akira "at" sra.co.jp
Tue Aug 20 06:45:02 2002
On Mon, Aug 19, 2002 at 08:04:28AM -0600, Tina DiPaolo wrote:
> I'm having a problem displaying double byte characters from Solaris 2.8/9
> system where I'm running vncserver. The console displays on my W2K system
> running vncviewer, however the Japanese double byte characters are not
> being translated correctly. (i've attached a screen shot) I set the viewer
> to "/usr/dt/bin/dtsession &" in the solaris xstartup file. Any one know if
> there is a parameter that I can set for dtsession that will translate the
> fonts correctly or is there something else I need to do?
It is well known solaris problem. Solaris uses non-standard fonts,
they are not supported with normal vncserver. Add font (font path)
of the solaris desktop to vncserver script.
Akira Hatakeyama E-Mail: akira "at" sra.co.jp
chigasaki-minami, tsuzuki ward, yokohama, japan