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How to fix locale issues in Mac OS X Lion terminal

I faced a problem with locales in terminal on Mac OS X Lion. Midnight Commander didn’t want to display cyrillic symbols in filenames, on remote Ubuntu I’ve been getting messages like “warning: setlocale: LC_CTYPE: cannot change locale (UTF-8)”. The solution is fairly simple – add these two lines to ~/.bash_profile (by default is seems to be missing, so create the file):

# Setting for the new UTF-8 terminal support in Lion
export LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8
export LC_ALL=en_US.UTF-8


grep в Windows? Легко!


Многим любителям шела нравится чудная команда grep.
К сожалению, windows нативно не имеет такой команды, по этому некоторые ставят себе наборы различных консольных утилит в *nix стиле, включая grep.
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