Unicode Text on Linux and WindowsXP

Michael T. Richter ttmrichter at gmail.com
Fri Jan 27 01:05:00 UTC 2006


On Thu, 2006-26-01 at 11:17 -0500, Derrick Hudson wrote:
> Hopefully this will help point you in the right direction.  I have
> never used non-ASCII characters in file names.  Furthermore, I have
> not been able to find any way of changing Windows to use UTF-8 instead
> of CP1252.

Windows uses UTF-8 by default.  You have to switch it away from UTF-8 if
you want to use something else.  (I routinely use files with Chinese
filenames which emphatically do not exist under CP1252.)

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