[PATCH] fdo#46343 fix opening of 8-bit encoded filenames

Stephan Bergmann sbergman at redhat.com
Wed Feb 29 06:48:43 PST 2012

On 02/29/2012 12:29 PM, Michael Meeks wrote:
> 	Looks ok to me; the problem is that we might give people the idea that
> not using UTF-8 for file-names everywhere is a supported and/or
> legitimate configuration option - when it is -emphatically- not :-)

At least as long as everything is consistently in one encoding, LO 
should even be fine with a non-UTF-8 exterior.  (But UTF-8 is of course 
the best choice anyway, nowadays.)

> 	And I believe Stephan is cleaning up this area himself.

Yep, a "true" fix is in progress at 


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