inconsistent results with utf8

Ben bench at
Sun Oct 2 20:47:21 CEST 2005

Heh. I probably also should have mentioned that I've slightly changed  
the examples. I've changed things in tagwriter.cpp to be like so:

t->setTitle(TagLib::String(argv[i + 1], TagLib::String::UTF8));

I've changed tagreader_c.c to say


As I understand it, these should tell TagLib to use UTF8.....

On Oct 2, 2005, at 11:42 AM, Scott Wheeler wrote:

> On Sunday 02 October 2005 20:35, you wrote:
>> Sorry, I should have mentioned that I've made sure my console is
>> using UTF8.
> The default encoding is actually ISO-8859-1 for TagLib.  I might  
> change that
> for 2.0, but for now you have to actually modify the code to make  
> it expect
> UTF-8 if you're giving UTF-8 input.
> But even switching it to UTF-8 wouldn't be a "fix" -- it would just  
> happen to
> work if your console was in UTF-8 (which probably is a more reasonable
> default these days, but...)
> -Scott
> -- 
> Well this should cheer you up for sure.  You see I've got your old  
> ID and
> you're all dressed up like The Cure.
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