Junio C Hamano <gits...@pobox.com> writes:

> In practice, the majority of paths do not have any utf8 character
> that needs the canonicalization.  Lazily call iconv_open() and
> iconv_close() to avoid unnecessary overhead.
> Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gits...@pobox.com>
> ---
>  * This is not even compile tested, so it needs testing and
>    benchmarking, as I do not even know how costly the calls to
>    open/close are when we do not have to call iconv() itself.
>    This was brought up by Linus (Cc'ed) in http://goo.gl/INWVc

Even though I also think that per-DIR iconv may not be the optimal
way to organize this (I think iconv_t should be a per-thread thing
at most), it would be a more involved change that needs to be done
by somebody who actually works on Mac, so the patch I sent is kept
deliberately minimum.

Just FYI.
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