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Bug 71584 - xemacs does not properly switch to the encoding specified by the locale
xemacs does not properly switch to the encoding specified by the locale
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: xemacs (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
Jay Turner
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Reported: 2002-08-15 09:02 EDT by Daniel Resare
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:59 EST (History)
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Description Daniel Resare 2002-08-15 09:02:46 EDT
Description of Problem:
When the current locale specifies an UTF-8 encoding xemacs doesn't properly
detect this change, and opens file in iso-8859-1 mode instead.

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Steps to Reproduce:
0. Make sure you are in an UTF-8 locale
1. enter some non-ascii char in a file, with for example 'vim'
2. open the file in xemacs

Actual Results:
The file will be opened with iso-8859-1 encoding instead of utf-8 encoding.

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Comment 1 Trond Eivind Glomsrxd 2002-08-15 15:35:19 EDT
Fixed in 21.4.8-14

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