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Re: Standardizing on UTF8 internally isn't enough

From: Michael Haggerty <mhagger_at_alum.mit.edu>
Date: 2007-07-18 09:40:32 CEST

steveking wrote:
> I would suggest to either work around this issue in apr (or apr-iconv),
> or handle Macs separately in the Subversion code. Sure, they will then
> have the (almost) same problem as Windows has now (can't checkout
> because of two files with the same name but different case - on the Mac
> that would be "can't check out because of two files with the same name
> but different composing").

I like this analogy. It also implies that there should be a hook script
"unicode-composing-insensitive.py" that does a job analogous to that of
"case-insensitive.py".

Michael

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