[darcs-users] utf8 in patch bundles and the Chinese codepoint trick

Eric Kow kowey at darcs.net
Mon Oct 19 13:20:43 UTC 2009


On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 19:43:52 +1100, Trent W. Buck wrote:
> For the record, this is what you see in the pipermail archive.

For me,
displays � for the Chinese and ú for the accented u in Marco's name
like what would happen if you'd double-utf-8 encoded it (thinking it was

> The URL below has Content-Type application/octet-stream, so I assume
> it works OK.

Seems to work.  I'm puzzled by why file reports it as ISO-8859 text

Eric Kow <http://www.nltg.brighton.ac.uk/home/Eric.Kow>
PGP Key ID: 08AC04F9
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 197 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
URL: <http://lists.osuosl.org/pipermail/darcs-users/attachments/20091019/6df6ce6a/attachment.pgp>

More information about the darcs-users mailing list