Fonts (was Re: [etoys-dev] Wording in Clouds)

K. K. Subramaniam subbukk at
Fri Jul 31 11:27:57 EDT 2009

On Friday 31 Jul 2009 7:48:31 pm Bert Freudenberg wrote:
> On 30.07.2009, at 11:48, K. K. Subramaniam wrote:
> This is expected since the file list does not use utf-8 by default to
> interpret the file contents. Choose "view as encoded text" from the
> context menu and select utf-8 there.
Ouch! I get bitten by this every time. Thanks.
> Are you suggesting we want to change the default encoding of text
> files to utf-8?
I thought this was already the default.

$ squeak -help | grep UTF
  -pathenc <enc>        set encoding for pathnames (default: UTF-8)
  -textenc <enc>        set encoding for external text (default: UTF-8)


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