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Re: Problems converting to utf-8

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  • Bram Moolenaar
    ... We could include an iconv.dll with the self-installing executable. It s a bit big though (total goes from 3.4 M to 4M), and not many people will actually
    Message 1 of 5 , Dec 15, 2001
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      Francis S.Lin wrote:

      > * Ron Aaron <raaron@...> [011114 02:22]:
      > > Do you have the 'iconv.dll'? Or are you using the internal Windows
      > > functions?
      > > FWIW, you can get the latest iconv.dll (compiled by me, version
      > > 1.7.0.1) here:
      > > http://www.mossbayeng.com/~ron/iconv.dll
      > > It's 600K.
      > The official Win32 self-installer build
      > (ftp://ftp.vim.org/pub/vim/pc/gvim60.exe)
      > is compiled with +iconv/dyn.
      > I think that requires an external iconv.dll, but no any iconv.dll is
      > provided inside the installer.
      > Without this DLL, we cannot do any encoding conversion...
      >
      > Why isn't an iconv.dll included? Maybe we should put one or tell
      > users where to find the iconv.dll in the documents (eval.txt?).

      We could include an iconv.dll with the self-installing executable. It's
      a bit big though (total goes from 3.4 M to 4M), and not many people will
      actually use it.

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