Re: Roundtripping in Unicode

From: Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk (
Date: Tue Dec 14 2004 - 13:36:55 CST

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    Lars Kristan <> writes:

    > Hmmmmm, here lies the catch. According to UTC, you need to keep
    > processing the UNIX filenames as BINARY data. And, also according
    > to UTC, any UTF-8 function is allowed to reject invalid sequences.
    > Basically, you are not supposed to use strcpy to process filenames.

    No: strcpy passes raw bytes, it does not interpret them according to
    the locale. It's not "an UTF-8 function".

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