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Re: [tlug] RFC

On Sun, Jan 27, 2002 at 01:21:06AM +0100, Tobias Diedrich wrote:
> tho. So it would be really neat if one could configure the glibc to
> translate between an utf8 filesystem encoding and the locale encoding
> one is currently using. This gets us another Problem, characters that
> exist in utf8 but not in the locale one is using.

How would glibc know whether a filename was encoded in UTF8 or in 
EUC? I already have directories called
because ls doesn't know the difference between Unicode, ISO8859-7 Greek
and EUC. I don't see how to make it much better.

A Law of Computer Programming:
	Make it possible for programmers to write in English
	and you will find that programmers cannot write in English.

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