Re: [code] [textadept] Encoding and display

From: Mitchell <>
Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 16:53:54 -0400 (EDT)

Hi Gabriel,

On Thu, 25 Jul 2019, Gabriel Bertilson wrote:

> I think CP1252 would be a better choice as the default single-byte codepage
> in Textadept given that ISO-8859-1 in web pages is actually CP1252[1] and
> ISO-8859-1 is the most common single-byte encoding in websites. The most
> significant difference is that CP1252 has printable characters in the range
> 80-9F where the original ISO-8859-1 (and the ISO-8859-1 in Textadept) has
> control codes or no characters.

Thanks for your perspective. I have pushed a change[1] that has Textadept using CP1252 instead of ISO-8859-1.



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