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Re: RFC: default encoding of documentation and debian control files

On Mon, Jun 04, 2001 at 12:10:56PM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Jun 03, Radovan Garabik <garabik@melkor.dnp.fmph.uniba.sk> wrote:
>  >If, for whatever reason (such as upstream author's or maintainer's
>  >names, foreign language package description and similar), you need to
>  >use characters outside 7 bit ASCII range in control files, these
>  >characters must be encoded using UTF-8 encoding.
> I agree with this proposal, but the programs using these files have to
> be fixed first.

Sure, just give a list of errors (or better yet, file up

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