When converting git repo containing cyrillic characters in filenames
and/or patch names into darcs repo these characters looks like double
Tested with default version from ports tree:
% darcs --exact-version
darcs compiled on May 15 2020, at 04:54:49
Weak Hash: not available
Ganesh Sittampalam <firstname.lastname@example.org>**20190126112346
And also with custom repo:https://urchin.earth.li/darcs/ganesh/temp/darcs-import-utf8-hack
Author: Ganesh Sittampalam <email@example.com>
Date: Wed Jun 10 01:58:21 +04 2020
* TEST: assume imported patch metadata is UTF8 not Char8
Running on FreeBSD 12.1
Ganesh Sittampalam <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Ganesh Sittampalam <email@example.com> added the comment:
> This is a duplicate of issue2648 - maybe mail system duplication somewhere.
> status: unknown -> duplicate
> superseder: +`darcs convert import` double-encodes cyrillic characters in UTF-8 input stream
> Darcs bug tracker <firstname.lastname@example.org>
I first sent bug report via email. But as it wasn't published, I thought
something wasn't working as expected and had to resent it via HTTP
Now it looks like I just had to wait some more time and all would be OK
with email, just as expected.
sorry for involuntary duplication,
> I first sent bug report via email. But as it wasn't published, I thought
> something wasn't working as expected and had to resent it via HTTP
> Now it looks like I just had to wait some more time and all would be OK
> with email, just as expected.
> sorry for involuntary duplication,
No problem. If this one is the report that came from your email then I'm
glad you didn't wait! That's a pretty extreme delay.