[tex-live] xindy and folders with non ascii chars

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Mon Sep 17 15:12:50 CEST 2018

po 17. 9. 2018 v 14:46 odesílatel Akira Kakuto <kakuto at fuk.kindai.ac.jp> napsal:
> > So my guess is that the problem is with xindy-lisp.exe:
> > it either can't handle non-ascii file names at all, or gets confused
> > by the encoding of the path names in the temporary file.
> Sorry for the inconvenience.
> I can find the message in pathname.c in clisp.
> "Position 13" is just a non-ascii character.
> So I guess that xindy_lisp.exe can't handle
> non-ascii file names.
I think that lisp has problems with unicode and probably other
characters outside
the ASCII range. Remember that the sort and merge rules are encoded
due to the limitation
of the available character set.

> Best,
> Akira

Zdeněk Wagner

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