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Tell less to use UTF-8 character set

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commit 162bb01ccb52ef677fe63a6fef16e452e7aac024 1 parent 69b0e6b
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  1. +4 −1 bashrc
5 bashrc
@@ -106,7 +106,10 @@ unset MAILCHECK # I don't want my shell to warn me of incoming mail
export PAGER=less
-export LESSCHARSET='latin1'
+# We should be able to use UTF-8 everywhere these days.
+export LESSCHARSET='utf-8'
# Highlight matching strings if grep command is run interactively. Highlight in green, instead of the default red.
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