Unicode error on Windows
Michael B. Trausch
mbt at zest.trausch.us
Thu Jul 9 03:18:25 BST 2009
On Thu, 9 Jul 2009, Martin Pool wrote:
> What do you think should happen when we have a character that can't be
> shown on the console? Maybe we should map it to '?' or similar?
Actually, I think it would be best to display a character that isn't shown all
the time and would stand out to the user, maybe the glyph used to display
ASCII 1 (a smiley face). Then make it a FAQ so that users can readily search
for it and know why it displays certain text strangely.
No, I'm not kidding.
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