View Full Version : how to read chinese characters font in fedora 5 in firefox and in the file browser

31st May 2006, 03:08 AM
Hi, I"m wondering how to get chinese characters to show up properly in firefox and in my file browser as I have some files in chinese fonts. How to get it to display chinese fonts correctly. Someone help me, Thanks

1st June 2006, 04:01 AM
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Omega Blue
1st June 2006, 09:58 AM
You need to install Chinese support. Which version are you using?

1st June 2006, 12:09 PM
and you need to set chinese in /etc/sysconfig/i18n

3rd June 2006, 02:11 AM
i'm using the latest firefox version? what program can i use to write and read chinese characters in fedora?

1st July 2006, 09:14 PM
someone help, i still can't get fedora to read chinese/write?

3rd July 2006, 09:09 AM
read the tutorial http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/intro-i18n/
it might help you

3rd July 2006, 09:10 AM
this tutorial in pdf:


8th July 2006, 01:06 AM
thanks, but the pdf file didn't really help, has anyone try to read chinese character font in fedora 5/firefox and would greatly appreciate if anyone can help?