[Fwd: cygwin-src-20000125: patch to not convert cmdline to OEM]

Chris Faylor cgf@cygnus.com
Sat Mar 11 18:25:00 GMT 2000


On Sat, Mar 11, 2000 at 09:35:27PM +0100, Reinhard Nissl wrote:
>Hi,
>
>although I should have been subscribed to the cygwin-developers mailing list
>since 03.02.2000, I havn't received any mails so far.

You obviously have problems with your mail software.

I saw your patch and replied to it on 14-February-2000.
I sent mail to both the cygwin-developers mailing list and to you
directly.

I have no idea if you'll see this reply, but, if you do, try searching
the archives for my original reply.

cgf

>That's why I forward my patch to you. It was orignally sent to the
>cygwin-developers mailing list.
>
>May you forward it to an appropriate person please.
>
>Thanks.
>
>Bye.
>--
>Dipl.-Inform. (FH) Reinhard Nissl
> mailto:rnissl@gmx.de
>From: Reinhard Nissl <rnissl@gmx.de>
>To: cygwin-developers@sourceware.cygnus.com
>Subject: cygwin-src-20000125: patch to not convert cmdline to OEM
>Date: Mon, 31 Jan 2000 00:26:25 +0100
>
>Hi,
>
>the attached patch makes cygwin1.dll only convert the cmdline to OEM when the
>environment variable CYGWIN_CMD_LINE_MODE is not set to ANSI. If the variable
>doesn't exist or is set to anything else then ANSI, the library behaves as it
>did before applying the patch.
>
>In the case ANSI is set, any conversions from char to OEM or reverse are
>skipped or replaced by a neutral function. A call to SetFileApisToANSI() is
>done to handle the ANSI filenames correctly.
>
>I developed this patch while porting sms_client to the CYGWIN environment to
>be able to send SMS messages that contain "Umlauts", as the programme expects
>them to be coded according to the ANSI code page. 
>
>Bye.
>--
>Dipl.-Inform. (FH) Reinhard Nissl
> mailto:rnissl@gmx.de


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