Bazaar internationalization

Martin Pool mbp at
Thu Apr 26 00:39:21 BST 2007

On 4/26/07, John Arbash Meinel <john at> wrote:
> That said, having a way to specify the encoding of a file is probably
> important. I think it can be done with just:
> LANG=whatever bzr commit -F text.txt
> But that is a bit of a hack.
> So in general, I'm not opposed to adding '--encoding', though I would
> generally recommend waiting until it is explicitly needed, rather than
> assuming it is already needed.

Me too.  Basically this is would just be a substitute for getting your
editor to save it in utf-8, or the appropriate system encoding.  It
would be ok to open a wishlist bug for this if anyone wants it.


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