pidgin: 48377678: This adds an "auto-detect UTF-8" option ...

Richard Laager rlaager at
Fri Aug 1 18:22:27 EDT 2008

On Fri, 2008-08-01 at 15:50 -0400, elb at wrote:
> This adds an "auto-detect UTF-8" option to IRC which, when enabled,
> will treat any incoming text which validates as UTF-8 as UTF-8
> regardless of the configured account encoding. It does not affect transmission

Isn't this the same as setting your encoding to "UTF-8,$encoding"? Or is
the second part of this the key... that it won't transmit in UTF-8?

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