A Fast Console CJK System Using FrameBuffer
Zhcon is a fast Linux Console Chinese System which supports framebuffer
device.It can display Chinese,Japanese or Korean double byte characters
Full support for Linux FrameBuffer device(from 640x480x8bpp to
Multiple language support (GB2312,GBK,BIG5,JIS,KSCM)
Auto-detect and convert between GB2312 and BIG5 encoding(like hztty)
Hot key to change language encoding on the fly
Can use input method from MS Windows 98 Chinese version or UCDOS for
zhcon for Debian
zhcon need the framebuffer support, so you must rebuild the kernel
with the framebuffer options by yourself. ;-)
You should set kernel "Code maturity level options" to " Prompt for
development and/or incomplete code/drivers", select "Support for
frame buffer devices (EXPERIMENTAL)" option under "Console drivers",
and choose one driver for your display card.
Zhcon is a fast Linux Console Chinese System which supports
framebuffer device.It can display Chinese, Japanese or Korean
double byte characters.Supported language encodings include:
GB2312, GBK, BIG5, JIS and KSC.
It can also use input methods(table based) from M$ pwin98 and
UCDOS for M$-DOG.
All the source codes are published under GPL!(see COPYING)
zhcon supports utf-8 locale starting from version 0.2.5.
To use utf-8 locale, simply add --utf8 to the command line:
Limitation of zhcon's utf8 support:
* only one system encoding (gbk/big5 etc) can be used at any given time
* any character invalid in current system encoding will not be displayed
* some terminal applications, such as mc and links, may not function p
zhcon(1) zhcon user manual zhcon(1)
Zhcon - a fast C
zhcon (1:0.2.6-6.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS ("'IF_MASK' unde
2006-05-14 ejoy <firstname.lastname@example.org>
* Fixed: segfault caused by wrong config file in $p
Here is a list of so-called todo list for zhcon.
When will these nice features be ready?
This is alw
There are so many people we want to express our gratitude.
Special thank for:
Chun-Ying Huang <huan
Browse inside zhcon_0.2.6-6.1_amd64.deb