How can I check what encoding (ASCII, UTF-8, UTF-16 etc) my Terminal uses?
It shouldn't matter, but I am using Konsole on
From a Unicode and UTF-8 FAQ for UNIX/Linux: You can get a list of all locales installed on your system (usually in /usr/lib/locale/) with the command
Konsole supports whatever your system supports - the important thing is that you export
Konsole supports the encodings which Qt knows how to convert to/from Unicode. It uses the
When you run Konsole, you can select (in the Advanced tab) an encoding from those which are tabulated in its runtime tables.
If you need an encoding which Konsole does not support, some people suggest that luit can be useful, e.g., in IBMgraphics.