Re: UTF-8 encoding of changelog files
firstname.lastname@example.org (Lennart Sorensen) writes:
> So is this valid utf-8? I don't believe so. If it is I have to go
> reread the UTF-8 spec again. :)
> 4b c4 99 73 74 75 74 69 73 (K..stutis)
> (I found this one in base-config from sarge since I happened to have
> that one open in a hex editor for checking).
That's trivial to check. Just feed it to recode and specify UTF-8
| $ echo 0x4b, 0xc4, 0x99, 0x73, 0x74, 0x75, 0x74, 0x69, 0x73 | recode utf-8/x..
To check a changelog, just do 'recode utf-8.. < changelog', which will
try to convert from UTF-8 to the current locale charset.
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