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Re: developers Japanese and Chinese names' original characters

Adrian von Bidder <avbidder@fortytwo.ch> wrote:
> On Saturday 04 October 2003 02:25, Glenn Maynard wrote:
> [...]
>> I do think having a list of native DD names would be novel, at least,
>> but it would have to be manually maintained.

> Perhaps have DDs just put their name in original form in the
> changelog.Debian?  (Ok, I would want the romanized version in
> parenthesis, too, since the majority of DDs still can't read
> japanese/chinese/korean/...

> Does the changelog format allow for this?

debian/changelog is supposed to be UTF-8, however the maintainer name in
debian/control and debian/changelog should be identical and
debian/control is supposed to be ASCII.
            cu andreas

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