UTF-8 Filenames on Windows
manfred at dante.de
Fri Jul 12 20:12:49 CEST 2019
On Fri, 12 Jul 2019 17:36:36 +0100
Joseph Wright <joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk> wrote:
> Hello all,
> Testing some upcoming LaTeX kernel code, I find something unexpected
> on Windows. With a suitable file and minimal input
> \openin1 foo€€€.eps %
> \ifeof1 %
> I get "\T" for Windows TeX Live binaries (pdfTeX/XeTeX/LuaTeX) but
> "\F" on Linux or using a MiKTeX installation.
> Other UTF-8 chars give a similar issue.
> A bug or a feature?
I'm not really an expert as life offered me to avoid Windows both
privately and in business life.
But I think that NTFS stores filenames in UTF-16.
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