[GRASS-dev] Re: [bug #5195] (grass) ps.map sets encoding to iso-8859-1

Moritz Lennert mlennert at club.worldonline.be
Tue Oct 10 04:32:15 EDT 2006

Hamish wrote:
> Moritz Lennert wrote:
>> So, maybe we should at least add a hint to the ps.map man page that 
>> utf-8-based users who want non-ascii characters should translate their 
>> utf-8 instruction files to unibyte before using them.
> yes that would be good, with an example.
>> I imagine there is no way of automatically identifying the encoding of a 
>> file ?
> file $filename

Could this be integrated into ps.map (i.e. is there a C equivalent) ? 
Would this be a good idea ?


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