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Re: Whois command and Japanese

>>>>> "Craig" == C Oda <> writes:

    Craig> Hi, when I execute the whois command on Linux, it works
    Craig> fine under English, but I can't get it to work in a kterm
    Craig> in Japanese.

I assume that everything works fine but all you get is mojibake for
the Japanese?  That's what I get anyway.  I assume that the fwhois
distributed with Slackware simply isn't 8-bit clean (or worse); as far
as I can tell the 033's are getting stripped from the JIS escape
sequences.  There are some JIS-fixing utilities around; or you could
even try a simple sed or perl script (I haven't been able to make that 

But I think your best bet would be to see if there's a whois in the JE 


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