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Re: Feature request: multibyte user-full-name

From: AIDA Shinra
Subject: Re: Feature request: multibyte user-full-name
Date: Sun, 19 Mar 2006 15:12:29 +0900
User-agent: Wanderlust/2.12.2 (99 Luftballons) SEMI/1.14.6 (Maruoka) FLIM/1.14.7 (Sanjō) APEL/10.6 MULE XEmacs/21.4 (patch 17) (Jumbo Shrimp) (powerpc-apple-darwin7.8.0)

> > I think it's pretty likely that people who start *now* to added non-ASCII
> > chars in Gecos fields do it with utf-8.  As for those who've been doing it
> > for a while already with something else than utf-8: well, Emacs-21 read that
> > as unibyte and it was good enough that (almost) nobody complained, so
> > why change?
> I've had non-ASCII (ISO-8859-1 actually) characters in my gecos field for at 
> least 10 years, but then again, I'm used to programs not working with 
> anything 
> but ASCII, so I haven't complained :-)

Now I support Handa's proposal. It will work in most real sites.

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