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

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Mon Jul 7 04:43:11 CEST 2014

On 2014-07-06 at 22:00:07 +0900, TANAKA Takuji wrote:

 > I don't know how miktex handle the issue.  According to my
 > examination, to fix the problems around Unicode on Windows console
 > (command prompt), we must use Unicode version of WIN32API for
 > example, ReadConsoleW, WriteConsoleW, GetCommandLineW,
 > CommandLineToArgvW, FindFirstFileW, FindNextFileW, _wfopen, and
 > _wpopen instead of POSIX functions.  I implemented them for xetex,
 > uptex in TeX Live 2014.

Dear Tanaka-san,
if you implemented it successfully for xetex and uptex I strongly
recommend to contact Taco, the author of luatex.  It's probaly more
work to achieve this with luatex because files can be accessed by TeX
as well as by Lua.


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