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Bug#135854: mgdiff: not able to diff utf-8 files

Package: mgdiff
Version: 1.0-17
Severity: normal

Once more, mgdiff's stupid binary-file detection strikes. Files in UTF-8
containing non-ASCII characters are considered to be binary and are not

Even if they were, mgdiff wouldn't be able to display them properly, I

-- System Information
Debian Release: 3.0
Architecture: i386
Kernel: Linux kosh 2.4.13-586-ext3 #1 Die Nov 6 00:09:32 CET 2001 i686
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8

Versions of packages mgdiff depends on:
ii  debianutils                  1.16        Miscellaneous utilities specific t
ii  file                         3.37-3      Determines file type using "magic"
ii  lesstif1                     1:0.93.18-4 OSF/Motif implementation released 
ii  libc6                        2.2.5-3     GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  mawk                         1.3.3-8     a pattern scanning and text proces
ii  pdksh                        5.2.14-6    A public domain version of the Kor
ii  xlibs                        4.1.0-14    X Window System client libraries

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