[tex-live] packages with characters > 127

Werner LEMBERG wl at gnu.org
Mon Dec 28 13:29:25 CET 2009

>> The final question: is it useful to ask the authors of packages
>> with some 8-bit characters in the comments to change them?

Why?  A package which deals with, say, latin1 stuff should be allowed
to have latin1 characters in comments too.  I rather suggest that you
contact the authors who use non-ASCII characters without specifying a
proper file encoding, either in the beginning or end of the file
(e.g., in Emacs style).


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