[lkml]   [2007]   [Jan]   [8]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: OT: character encodings (was: Linux 2.6.20-rc4)

On Jan 8 2007 14:17, Tim Pepper wrote:
> On 1/8/07, Pavel Machek <> wrote:
>> On Sun 2007-01-07 22:30:55, Alan wrote:
>> > I think that would be a good idea - and add it to the coding/docs
>> > specs
>> > that documentation is UTF-8. Code should IMHO say 7bit though.
>> Yes, yes, please.
>> I have been flamed when someone tried to do 8bit patch, and I was
>> trying to NAK it...
> Could this get put in Documentation/CodingStyle?

Someone do that.

> And an item added to
> the kernel janitors' list to fix up 8bit files? Last I looked trying

That's already been just done by me.

> to decided if there was a standard here I found a mish-mash of
> encodings based output of file vs Linus' git tree.

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2007-01-09 01:35    [W:0.106 / U:1.648 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site