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Re: Svn import error

From: Branko ─îibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2005-09-01 22:14:06 CEST

Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:

>
> On Sep 1, 2005, at 7:06 AM, Gale, David wrote:
>
>> On trying to import a directory into a new repository using svn 1.2.3,
>> several directories are listed as being added, and then I get the
>> following:
>>
>> svn: Safe data ']' was followed by non-ASCII byte 127: unable to
>> convert
>> to/from UTF-8
>>
>> Is there any way to determine which file is triggering this error? Any
>> way to get around it, other than deleting the file?
>
>
>
> It looks like you're trying to import filename which contains a ']'
> character followed by ASCII 127 (backspace). The subversion
> repository converts all filenames to UTF-8, and backspace is an
> illegal character. As the error says, it cannot convert the string
> to UTF-8.

Since when is 127 (delete, not backspace) invalid utf-8? Of course it's
not, it is in fact in the ASCII subrange!

-- Brane

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