[sword-devel] AmTract Encoding
dmsmith555 at yahoo.com
Thu Oct 25 20:18:12 MST 2007
On Oct 25, 2007, at 6:45 PM, Eeli Kaikkonen wrote:
> On Thu, 25 Oct 2007, DM Smith wrote:
>> But it is too late to change Sword now. It is an issue of backward
>> compatibility. There is no way to teach older apps to understand an
>> Encoding=cp1252. It would only be of value going forward (i.e.
> Actually I didn't think about API but documentation. All documentation
> should speak explicitly about cp1252, never latin1.
It is documented at http://www.crosswire.org/wiki/index.php/
Take a look at the conf entry for Encoding. If that is not clear
enough, feel free to improve it.
> The wiki pages would
> be a good start - from there I got the impression that I could use
> QString::to/fromLatin1(). Now I see I was reading a bit carelessly,
> there is no need to mention latin1 at all.
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