From: Bram Moolenaar <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, May 2, 2006 9:22 AM > > "utf-8" is not a valid value for 'printencoding'. It must be an > 8-bit character set. > > The help mentions that it would fall back to "latin1" when > 'printencoding' is not a supported encoding, but this apparently > doesn't happen.
This must have changed in 7.0, 6.4.10 and prior work fine. > I don't know if the help should be updated (the error can be a > useful hint why printing doesn't work as expected) or that Vim > should fall back to "latin1" and perhaps print something weird. > Falling back would be fine if you use only latin1 even when the > encoding is utf-8. Your top line above would be appreciated at :help 'printencoding. Or tweaking :help 'penc-option, it currently reads that with +multi_byte and +iconv conversion is automatic. (Or maybe the bug prevents this?) -- Steve Hall [ digitect mindspring com ]