On 09.07.2013 22:50, Stefan Sperling wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 09, 2013 at 10:27:29PM +0200, Branko Čibej wrote:
>> In any case, as I said before, Unix filesystems do not standardize a
>> file name encoding. One has to assume that the locale is set correctly,
>> or be incompatible with all other applications running on the system.
>> This is not a new problem, it has existed since the first time someone
>> tried to use a non-ASCII encoding on a Unix system.
> But that doesn't mean that we couldn't supply a configuration
> based approach for specifying the encoding to use, for those
> users who'd really want that. As long as any such feature leaves
> the existing default behaviour alone, I don't see an issue.
I do. It's another feature to support, another set of interactions to
worry about, and another source of ambiguities in bug reports.
And all that, I'll stress again, for no good reason.
Branko Čibej | Director of Subversion
WANdisco // Non-Stop Data
Received on 2013-07-09 23:02:18 CEST