[FFmpeg-trac] #5398(ffmpeg:new): non-Latin characters in Windows console

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Fri Sep 14 22:42:38 EEST 2018

#5398: non-Latin characters in Windows console
             Reporter:  v0lt         |                    Owner:
                 Type:  defect       |                   Status:  new
             Priority:  normal       |                Component:  ffmpeg
              Version:  unspecified  |               Resolution:
             Keywords:               |               Blocked By:
             Blocking:               |  Reproduced by developer:  0
Analyzed by developer:  0            |

Comment (by v0lt):

 I chose the font "Lucida Console" for the default console window.
 Sometimes this helps, but not in the case of ffmpeg.

 I think you need to specify output to the console in the UTF-16 encoding.

 _setmode(_fileno(stdout), _O_U16TEXT);

 more info - https://stackoverflow.com/a/9051543/1988244

Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/5398#comment:3>
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