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Re: 23.0.60; Assuming errstring unibyte is incorrect and leads to Emacs
Re: 23.0.60; Assuming errstring unibyte is incorrect and leads to Emacs crashes
Thu, 28 Aug 2008 14:53:40 +0900
SEMI/1.14.3 (Ushinoya) FLIM/1.14.2 (Yagi-Nishiguchi) APEL/10.2 Emacs/23.0.60 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) MULE/6.0 (HANACHIRUSATO)
In article <address@hidden>, Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:
> > We should, but I don't know the reason. By grepping
> > ChangeLog files, I found this item:
> > 1991-02-21 Richard Stallman (address@hidden)
> > * fileio.c (report_file_error): Don't downcase "I/O".
> > Is this the reason?
> Yes, that's what I remembered as well. But if the reason is "I/O",
> why not test for that explicitly? Do certain locales translate "I/O"
> into a different string, which still has a slash as its second
I have no idea.
> (I'm having a strange feeling that we already discussed this at some
> point in the past. Perhaps searching the archives will bring some
> useful hits.)
I don't remember anything about that, and the oldest
emacs-devel archive is 2000-09.