[tex-live] Problems with non-7bit characters in filename

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Fri Jul 4 10:42:45 CEST 2014

Reinhard Kotucha <reinhard.kotucha at web.de> wrote:

>  > While latin1 can include every possible character, UTF-8 cannot.
> This is definitely wrong.  The opposite is true.

no, it's correct: iso 8859-1 has no "forbidden" octets (it does, iirc,
have some unassigned ones)


utf-8 rejects some octets in some contexts, since it's generating a
32-bit glyph from 8-bit input.  (it's complicated.  honest.)


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