OemToAnsi patch from 2000-07-04

Kazuhiro Fujieda fujieda@jaist.ac.jp
Thu Nov 16 09:25:00 GMT 2000

>>> On Wed, 15 Nov 2000 22:27:05 +0300
>>> Egor Duda <deo@logos-m.ru> said:

KF> set CYGWIN=oemcp
> if there is CYGWIN=codepage:ansi option than you can do something like
> set CYGWIN=%CYGWIN% codepage:ansi
> and no matter what codepage: was set in your original %CYGWIN% we will
> turn back to default.

`nooemcp' will have the same effect.
`codepage:ansi', however, is a rather intuitive way.

> well, using alternative console font is a good idea, but it won't help
> if we have
> echo blah-blah > "some cyrillic file name written in oem (866) codepage"
> command  in  our  script.  But  i  think  both  approaches can coexist
> peacefully.

I agree with you.
  | AIST      Kazuhiro Fujieda <fujieda@jaist.ac.jp>
  | HOKURIKU  School of Information Science
o_/ 1990      Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

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