Control characters in file names
Posted Nov 23, 2010 20:44 UTC (Tue) by Yorick
In reply to: Control characters in file names
Parent article: Ghosts of Unix past, part 4: High-maintenance designs
Please don't. The "control characters" in the filenames could well be regular characters in other encodings, or be part of e.g. an UTF-8 character.
Since you ask me not to, please tell me exactly what encoding you are concerned about.
Multi-byte UTF-8 characters do not contain byte 0-127.
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