Re: UTF-8 encoding of changelog files
Lennart Sorensen <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> So should changelog files for debian packages be UTF8
> and if so are there any that actually are
lintian's is, at least. Many others are these days as well. All of my
packages have UTF-8 changelog files, although not all actually have
> and does lintian have a simple check to ensure no illegal characters are
> in the file as per UTF8 rules?
Yup. Has for years.
debian-changelog-file-uses-obsolete-national-encoding is the tag.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>