[Dev-luatex] encoding code issue

Yue Wang yuleopen at gmail.com
Sat Jun 20 10:56:37 CEST 2009


that's because Taco's version of string match is buggy.

On Sat, Jun 20, 2009 at 4:38 PM, Khaled Hosny<khaledhosny at eglug.org> wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 20, 2009 at 09:15:10AM +0200, Taco Hoekwater wrote:
>> Yue Wang wrote:
>>>>>
>>>> OK. I understand. but can you put tolower into #ifdef too?
>>>> tolower is only needed for macbinary.c for a filename related call.
>>
>> It is also used by the strmatch() function collection in Unicode/char.c,
>> which themselves are used in various places all over the source.
>>
>> I have applied the patch for now (after checking all actual usages
>> of those functions to make sure they do not need unicode) but I hope
>> you see why this gets problematic? I will have to revert it back at the
>> first instance of actual unicode strings that need to compared.
>
> SVN revision 2541 doesn't even work for me, I get a FontForge error
> whenever I run luatex, even with no files at all:
>
> FontForge does not support your encoding (UTF-8), it will pretend the
> local encoding is latin1
> Internal Error: I can't figure out your version of iconv(). I need a
> name for the UCS-4 encoding and I can't find one. Reconfigure
> --without-iconv. Bye.
>
>
> Regards,
>  Khaled
>
>
> --
>  Khaled Hosny
>  Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
>  Free font developer
>
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