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Wed Dec 11 15:05:01 CET 2002
On Tue, 10 Dec 2002 22:49:35 +0000, Ramon Amat said:
> started to get strange for Marin_Z @___I assume that gpgme has
> problems to represent the passed content or does not support this type
gpgme uses utf-8 encoding. Your application must take care to convert
it an approriate charset when displaying or entring a string.
GnuPG does this conversion and quotes invalid characters.
> gpg: please see http://www.gnupg.org/faq.html for more information
> pub 2048R/E739D21D 1999-12-11 Martin \x8ealoudek <martin_Z at email.cz>
> uid Martin \x8ealoudek <pmhzal at volny.cz>
Furthermore, I bet that this user ID is not correctly encoded. PGP
for example does not get it right and does always assume Latin-1.
BTW, did anyone check whether PGP 8 fixes this.
IIRC, Miguel implemented heuristics in GPA to workaround bad encodings
right before displaying.
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