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Re: Make ChangeLog UTF-8

From: Ralf Wildenhues
Subject: Re: Make ChangeLog UTF-8
Date: Sun, 9 Nov 2008 20:26:06 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)

Hi Eric,

* Eric Blake wrote on Fri, Nov 07, 2008 at 05:01:03PM CET:
> I'm installing a patch to enforce UTF-8 encoding in ChangeLog; Ralf converted 
> it a while ago[1] (possibly by accident), but without giving emacs a hint.

I was aware of it, so it wasn't really an accident: it bothered me that
the ChangeLog entry and the commit entry should be encoded differently,
more so with me generating the latter from the former.  I guess I should
have separated the change, and announced it.  But I didn't think it
would be problematic for editors to cope (at least for mine it wasn't

> I finally noticed it today when I nearly converted it back to Latin-1
> (cygwin UTF- 8 support is less than stellar).

Oh.  Is that a problem for you?


> [1];a=commitdiff;h=b83aa7

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