FAQ

On 2013-12-11 16:55, Karl Williamson wrote:
On 12/11/2013 05:26 AM, Paul Marquess wrote:

If I'm reading the proposal correctly it covers the contents of files
only
and does not include the encoding applied to filenames on a filesystem?
Correct. I believe the filesystem issues are a much more intractable
problem. Ideas welcome.
Use a module per variant. There are also length restrictions, reserved
characters, reserved names, etc.

Many details:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Filename#Comparison_of_filename_limitations
http://nedbatchelder.com/blog/201106/filenames_with_accents.html
http://www.j3e.de/linux/convmv/man/
http://www.dwheeler.com/essays/fixing-unix-linux-filenames.html

--
Ruud

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