[tex-live] luaotfload and UNC paths

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Tue Jul 23 02:08:17 CEST 2013

On 2013-07-22 at 12:05:28 +0200, Siep Kroonenberg wrote:

 > > I see funny characters ΓÇ£/vbitmuis/... at the start of a UNC path,
 > > which suggests that something goes wrong with normalizing the path.

 > Well, the funny characters are probably intended as quotes.

It's an encoding issue.  On systems which support Unicode properly
they certainly look much less funny.  I don't see any reason to provide
a fix though, since LuaTeX's native encoding is UTF-8 anyway.

 > Remains the fact that an initial slash went missing.

This looks wrong indeed, Philipp?


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