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From Joe Orton <jor...@redhat.com>
Subject Re: apr_filepath_encoding on Darwin
Date Tue, 17 Jul 2007 12:40:41 GMT
On Tue, Jul 17, 2007 at 02:31:27PM +0200, Erik Huelsmann wrote:
> On 7/17/07, Joe Orton <jorton@redhat.com> wrote:
> >This is deliberate; on Unix the character set used for filenames is
> >dictated by the locale settings (e.g. LC_CTYPE), by convention.  There
> >is certainly no Unix standard which dictates that all filenames must be
> >UTF-8-encoded Unicode, so APR cannot enforce that.
> I didn't mean to imply this should apply to any unix, but the Darwin
> docs do seem to say that this is the standard on Darwin.

Presuming that Darwin still has a configurable locale like any other 
Unix, is the "standard" really anything other than a "default"?


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