[tex-live] TL2018: Problems with filenames

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Fri May 11 09:48:30 CEST 2018

Am Fri, 11 May 2018 13:05:05 +0900 schrieb Akira Kakuto:

> Now non-ascii file names in local code page
> may be used in pdftex:
> pdftex non-ascii-name.tex
> pdflatex non-ascii-name.tex
> if a line
> command_line_encoding = utf8
> is written in a suitable texmf.cnf.

Could it have bad side effects (e.g. for older windows or for other
locales) if the line is there by default? 

And if yes, how can someone who wants to disable the setting again
in a local texmf.cnf do it? With an empty argument?

command_line_encoding =


Ulrike Fischer 

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