882Re: Problem with printing files (:hardcopy)
- Apr 3, 2003Valery Kondakoff wrote:
> Thursday, April 3, 2003, you wrote to me:It's an 8 bit encoding. But I assume your 'encoding' is utf-8, which
> >> 2 Bram: do I need to perform some additional testing to make the
> >> problem clear? How can I help you with this?
> BM> Are you sure you are not using a multi-byte encoding? The printing only
> BM> works for 8 bit encodings.
> Excuse, pls, my ignorance: I'm not sure I understand the difference
> between 8 bit and multi-byte encodings. The texts, that I'm trying to
> print are in cp1251 encoding. Is it '8 bit' or 'multy-byte' encoding?
is what matters.
Printing utf-8 is somewhere on the todo list, but it's not easy to
implement. Limited support for conversion from 'encoding' to
'fileencoding' was suggested. Don't expect it soon...
> Help says that "multi-byte" characters are replaced with spaces whenStrange, it appears to work correctly for me.
> printing. And each Russian character in cp1251 encoding is replaced
> with two another (non-blank) characters.
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