UTF-8 in BLFS Wiki

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Thu Feb 9 07:33:34 PST 2006

Archaic wrote:

>On Thu, Feb 09, 2006 at 07:27:46PM +0500, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
>>For the Wiki: I was going to add the Lynx page today. But I didn't, and 
>>won't add anything (because I don't want to call anything tested while 
>>it really isn't) until I resolve iconv issues in my uClibc-based HLFS 
>>build or get explicit permission from HLFS developers to ignore this 
>>configuration. To make long story short (I was going to report it after 
>>investigaing possible solutions):
>Since HLFS is not yet going the route of UTF-8 compatability, you can
>ignore this error. I will add some text to the main HLFS page
>emphasizing that HLFS does not yet support UTF-8.
You missed the point: This error is NOT UTF-8 specific. This will 
probably break GTK+ in ALL locales.

Alexander E. Patrakov

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