Bug#99324: Default charset should be UTF-8
On Jun 03, Radovan Garabik <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>2) Require using utf8 in debian control files (debian/changelog, debian/control,
> Packages). This is not such a great change as it seems, since it will mean
> only replacement of a few characters in a few packages (currently using
> iso-8895-1). Woody+1, maybe woody too.
>3) Require using utf8 in documentation. Definitely should go into woody+1.
No fucking way. First fix the tools (i.e. you complete most of the other
points), then we'll talk about changing the encoding.