[ragel-users] ragel and encodings

Wil Macaulay wil.macaulay at gmail.com
Thu May 21 15:34:35 UTC 2009

Depends on your platform, but my approach to this problem (on the Mac)
was to detect
the encoding, and convert to UTF-8 before parsing. I also converted
line-endings (\r\n -> \n)
and ensured a newline at the end of the data at the same time.


On Thu, May 21, 2009 at 6:48 AM, Robert Lemmen <robertle at semistable.com> wrote:
> hi folks,
> i am writing a machine for a text-based format, but it happens to come
> in different encodings (e.g. iso-8859-1 or utf-8). so the question is
> whether anyone has done somethign like that before and has a good idea
> on how to do the encoding handling in a transparetn way and without
> messing up the error locations?
> thanks  robert
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