UTF-8 in BLFS Wiki

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Thu Feb 9 19:39:07 PST 2006


Archaic wrote:

>So what is the problem? That you found a workaround that works for glibc
>but doesn't in uClibc?
>  
>
The problem is that the iconv() function used by some packages like GTK+ 
and tar _even in non-UTF-8 locales_ for conversion from UTF-8 is broken 
beyond repair.

-- 
Alexander E. Patrakov



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