[1.7] Proposal: the filename encoding in C locale uses UTF-8 instead of SO/UTF-8

IWAMURO Motonori deenheart@gmail.com
Thu May 14 14:07:00 GMT 2009

2009/5/14 Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com>:
> I see a couple of potential problems.

What problems are those?

> And have some time to discuss whether these are something the
> user can or even should fix or workaround alone.

I think that the application that use locale by the environment
variable and the application that use no locale should be able to read
and write the same byte sequence.

However, I don't strongly request it because the applications work
correctly in UTF-8.
IWAMURO Motnori <http://vmi.jp/>

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