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Re: BUG(?): clients fails if locale is not available

From: Wesley J. Landaker <wjl_at_icecavern.net>
Date: 2005-06-10 16:00:36 CEST

On Friday 10 June 2005 01:35, Marcus Rueckert wrote:
> > It seems feasible to expect that if the locale was set incorrectly or
> > unavailable that subversion would fall back to the equivalent LANG=C or
> > something
>
> i dont think svn should be this lazy here. An incorrectly set locale
> would lead to "Cannot recode string" later during the charset conversion
> of filenames from/to utf8.
>
> so setting up a correct locale should be really enforced.

Okay, I thought sometime like that might be the case, but I wasn't 100%
sure. Looks like this is intended behavior.

Thanks for the confirmation. =)

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Wesley J. Landaker <wjl@icecavern.net>
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