SHELL text encoding OS X?
warren at warrensweb.us
Sat Jul 26 15:01:32 CEST 2014
On 07/26/2014 07:44 AM, Klaus major-k wrote:
> Hi friends,
> i am currently using some shell commands, mainly "mdfind", to get a list of files.
> But german UMLAUTS etc. are not correctly displayed.
> i thought the shell output would be UTF8, but unidecode(listoffiles) produces lots of glibberish 8-)
> -> Grabber fuÃàr Anyone.rtf
> should of course be:
> -> Grabber für Anyone.rtf
> This even happens with LC 7dp7, but shouldn't right?
> Anyway, what can I do win LC 6.6.2?
> Any hints very appreciated!
In LiveCode 7 try something like:
Works for me retrieving data from shell in Linux.
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