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Re: Zim files exchanging
2010/7/24 Márcio Rezende <marzvix@xxxxxxxxx>:
> I'd like know if is it possible to configure zim to always use utf-8.
> My problem seems to be simple: I'm using zim files on my pendrive and when I
> open files on Linux everything is ok, but when I use same files on my zim at
> windows, it can't render some pages named with accents. I guess it is
> because CP 1251 code page is different from utf-8 that use in linux.
I assume you mean always use utf-8 for the file system. Currently zim
uses the local encoding for the file system and utf-8 for the file
We can not fix this in an absolute way, because you simply can not
force utf-8 on a non-utf-8 filesystem without causing a lot more
However in your case I believe this should work with release 0.47 or
newer because we started using the native unicode API for windows.
What versions of zim are you using?