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UXTERM(1) X Window System UXTERM(1)
uxterm - X terminal emulator for Unicode (UTF-8) environments
uxterm [ xterm-options ]
uxterm is a wrapper around the xterm(1) program that invokes the latter program with the
"UXTerm" X resource class set. All arguments to uxterm are passed to xterm without pro-
cessing; the -class and -u8 options should not be specified because they are used by the
wrapper. See the xterm manual page for more information on xterm-options.
The environment's locale settings (see "ENVIRONMENT" below) are used to discern the
locale's character set. If no current locale can be determined, the locale "en_US" (the
English language as used in the territory of the United States) is assumed. The locale(1)
utility is used to determine whether the system supports the selected locale. If it does
not, uxterm will exit with an error and report the output of locale.
Note: uxterm may produce unexpected results if the current locale is set to one in which
the UTF-8 character encoding is not supported, or if fonts using the ISO 10646-1 character
set are not available. In the Debian system, the "xfonts-base" package provides the fonts
that uxterm uses by default. To change the fonts uxterm uses, edit the
A similar wrapper, koi8rxterm(1), is available for KOI8-R environments.
LC_ALL, LC_CTYPE, LANG
The values of these variables are checked, in order, to determine the character set
used by the current locale.
locale(1), locale(7), koi8rxterm(1), xterm(1)
Patch #295 2013-07-06 UXTERM(1)
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