[Pkg-gpe-maintainers] Bug#536094: Not planning to change
g+gpe at cobb.uk.net
Tue Apr 27 17:26:43 UTC 2010
I am the upstream maintainer of the export code. I have no plans to change
this behaviour as I do not want to introduce CHARSET as it is explicitly
excluded from vCard 3.0.
However, I would welcome additional information on how other software handles
this, both from the export and the import side.
Note that in my import code I use an empirical approach. I first attempt to
import the file as UTF-8. If that fails with a character format error, I
retry the import using the user's current locale. If that also fails, I try
However, for export I always use UTF-8.
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