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Re: cvs2svn.py : about --encoding option

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2003-07-15 23:35:01 CEST

On Tue, Jul 15, 2003 at 02:58:05PM -0500, kfogel@collab.net wrote:
> cmpilato@collab.net writes:
> > > > Could you make it possible to specify more than two charset?
> > >
> > > How would it know which encoding to use for a given log message?
> >
> > Perhaps cvs2svn should consider kanjilib.py, autodetect the encoding
> > type used for the log message, and convert to UTF8 ?
> Interesting idea!
> Masaru Tsuchiyama, can you file an 'ENHANCEMENT' request in the issue
> tracker noting this? Thanks...

Mike and I are somewhat familiar with kanjilib.py. Great module, but note
that its autodetection can return "yes, no, maybe". That third case can be
troublesome :-)

That said, it would be quite nice to try to import the module, and (if
successful) to use it for auto-detection.


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
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