On 05/24/2012 17:20, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
I would say that the proper name *is* actually UTF-8, not "utf8".
I don’t have clue as to why on earth it should default to latin1
My guess: because an arbitrary input is valid latin1, but not
necessary valid UTF-8.

Mojca

As a data point, on my FreeBSD 9.0 systems the locale is indeed en_US.UTF8 not .utf8.


Bill Meahan K8QN

"The pessimist complains about the wind;
 the optimist expects it to change;
 the realist adjusts the sails."

-- William Arthur Ward


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