[tahoe-dev] Unicode issues review
zooko at zooko.com
Tue Feb 17 23:46:33 UTC 2009
On Feb 17, 2009, at 16:34 PM, Brian Warner wrote:
> Ah, which means that storing childname-encoding in the dirnode
> doesn't actually help, because the real problem is that we don't
> know what that encoding is.
Yeah, the only thing we could use inside the directory structure that
we don't already have is a single bit per child name. If True, then
the name is utf-8 encoded. If False, then the name is a sequence of
bytes and you're on your own figuring out what it meant to the person
who created it.
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