I am trying to use alternate terminal emulator for CygWin in Windows 8.1 x64. I am trying to use [ConEmu] and [Console], but both of them fails in rendering of
Is it fixable?
Your reference to your LANG setting solved it for me. I got:
$ locale LANG=de_DE.UTF-8 LC_CTYPE="de_DE.UTF-8" LC_NUMERIC="de_DE.UTF-8" LC_TIME="de_DE.UTF-8" LC_COLLATE="de_DE.UTF-8" LC_MONETARY="de_DE.UTF-8" LC_MESSAGES="de_DE.UTF-8" LC_ALL=
Starting mc with
LANG=C mc fixed it for me. You might want to set this into your
Seems like your mc/cygwin installation is broken. The origin of the problem is the fact "mc is trying to write utf-8 to console". But it hasn't properly prepared it.
The problem don't relate to ConEmu or Console2. If you run mc from Win+R you will get the same result. Check your cygwin/mc configs, refer to their manuals or contact with their developers.
BTW, I have no problems with mc in my trst box. So I can't say what is wrong in your settings. It will be interesting to get information about it if you solve the problem.