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From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-06-26 12:19:17

dherring_at_[hidden] wrote:
> On Thu, 26 Jun 2008, joaquin_at_[hidden] wrote:
>> Beman Dawes escribió:
>>> * A check for non-ASCII characters in source files has been added by
>>> Marshall Clow. It is picking up non-ASCII characters in people's names
>>> in copyright messages; that's why Boost multi-index looks so bad in the
>>> report. We need to come up with preferred approach for those with
>>> non-ASCII characters in their names.
>> I think the options are:
> ...
>> 2. Supress all diacritical marks:
>> Joaquín M López Muñoz --> Joaquin M Lopez Munoz
>> 3. Encode with HTML entities:
>> Joaquín M López Muñoz --> Joaquín M López Muñoz
> 4. Use standard LaTeX encodings:
> Joaquín M López Muñoz --> Joaqu\'\in M L\'opez Mu\~noz
> or (as if the babel package were enabled) Joaqu'in M L'opez Mu~noz
> See
> section 2.4.8, Accents and Special Characters
> This seems both precise and mostly readable.

It is OK if a developer wants to do that, we don't have any way to
change how C++ compilers process text, so there is no that will have the
desired effect.


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