UTF-8 Cygwin

Dave Korn dave.korn@artimi.com
Thu Jul 6 12:12:00 GMT 2006

On 06 July 2006 07:28, SUZUKI Hisao wrote:

> Sorry, but I cannot access to CVS server because of firewall.  So the
> patch file was made from the cygwin-1.5.20-1-src.

  Here it is, blindly applied to current CVS and then regenerated.  I've
checked that it still builds and I've installed and started running with it.
I'll report any quirks I find, but I'm not likely to be using the UTF-8
features; I'll just look out for any possible breakage of existing stuff.

  Just a couple of comments that I noticed straight away: there's lots of
commented out blocks that should be removed if they aren't going to be used,
and there's a worrying number of XXX tags that suggest some work remains to be

Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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