Strange file names

Renaud (Ron) Olgiati renaud at
Thu Dec 14 21:33:04 UTC 2006

On Thursday 14 December 2006 17:41, my mailbox was graced by a missive
 from "D. Michael McIntyre" <michael.mcintyre at> who wrote:

> Actually, another quick thought.  If you open Konsole and navigate to a
> point where you're looking at mangled filenames, you can play with Settings
> -> Encoding and piddle around until you find something that makes the
> characters appear normal again.  That's your encoding, or close enough for
> your purposes, surely.

Brilliant use of lateral thinking !
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                                           -- Emma Goldman
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