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Re: bug#7517: 24.0.50; repeated crash under Mac OS X

From: Jan Djärv
Subject: Re: bug#7517: 24.0.50; repeated crash under Mac OS X
Date: Sun, 2 Jan 2011 23:06:00 +0100

2 jan 2011 kl. 21:43 skrev Uday S Reddy <address@hidden>:

> Eli Zaretskii writes:
>>> It turns out that the header wasn't processed correctly because Emacs 
>>> doesn't show any coding system with the mime-charset property of 
>>> "iso-8859-8-i".  There is in fact a coding system with an identical 
>>> name.  But its mime-charset property is given as "iso-8859-8".
>> The only subtlety here is that iso-8859-8-i is a coding-system-alias
>> of iso-8859-8.  Does that help to resolve the issue?
> I have now given up on using the mime-charset property to search for
> coding systems because of the too many aliases going on.  However, it
> seems that all the coding systems have aliases that correspond to MIME
> charset names.  So, I am using that to find the right coding system.
> This has corrected the buffer name problem.
> However, OP reports that the frame title says "bad coding" or some
> such incantation, even though the buffer name shows up correctly
> inside Emacs.  Perhaps it is a problem in the interface between Emacs
> and the OS?

Exactly how do you show the buffer name within Emacs?  Does the buffername have 
any coding that isn't UTF-8?

    Jan D.

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