mac carbon VM goes to unix file names, testers needed
bert at impara.de
Mon Feb 6 08:54:17 UTC 2006
Am 03.02.2006 um 23:28 schrieb John M McIntosh:
> Interested parties should email me and I'll send them a VM
Send one my direction, please.
> Switching to UTF-8 verses mac roman for internal vmpath support
> for all of above (not tested ).
We've been using UTF-8 VM encoding for a while, to be able to access
files with non-ASCII characters in their path. However, I haven't
found a way to permanently switch the image (3.8) to UTF-8 encoding.
It keeps resetting to Latin1 on startup. The only solution for me was
to put this line in my own startup code:
LanguageEnvironment classPool at: #FileNameConverterClass put:
Did anybody create a better solution than this horrible hack? I feel
someone else must be using UTF-8, too, now that we support it ...
- Bert -
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