WAD Unusable state when using Chinese characters

Jul 17, 2020
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I use Take Command v27, win 10, language and region setting is Chinese.
If there is a file name or directory name which contains Chinese characters, the characters are half width and Take Command will be an unusable state. In such state, the characters I input later will not show, leaving a blank line.

It seems a bug only in Take Command GUI interface. I tried to use tcc v27 in windows default cmd, it works well.
I also tried many settings in Take Command, such as toggle utf-8(it is default setting), change fonts, change chcp to 65001. Not work at all.
Maybe the console in take command itself didn't support CJK double width characters well.
 

rconn

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Take Command (and TCC) do support Chinese DBCS double-wide character sets, but only if your code page is between 932 and 950. (Supporting it for other codepages slows everything down too much for the 99.999% of users who aren't using Chinese characters.)
 
Jul 17, 2020
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Thank you for quick reply.
I have already use chcp 936, it is useful in tcc (No GUI version), but in take command, the font problem still exists.
I remember in v26, you published some bug fix to solve the problem. I will check it later, installing v26 to try again.
 
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