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How to set text encoding of svn command line tools

From: Norbert Unterberg <nunterberg_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-11-02 13:07:13 CET

Is there a way to specify the encoding used by the subversion command
line tools to output information?

I am on a windows box, trying to implement a post-commit hook. I can
use svnlook to get the current commit's log message, but it is always
in the OEM encoding of the windows XP command prompt. But I need the
message in either UTF-8 or ANSI encoding (the way it was entered). I
tried something like SET LANG=en_US.utf8 and SET LANG=en_US.utf-8, but
all it did was change the subversion output language (german to

So how do I change the text encoding?

Thank you,

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Received on Thu Nov 2 13:07:59 2006

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