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Date: Thu, 28 Jun 2012 12:07:30 +0200
From: magnum <>
Subject: Re: linux-x86-clang build broken: UTF-8 byte order mark
 detected in 'keepass2john.c', but encoding is not supported

On 2012-06-28 11:14, magnum wrote:
> On 2012-06-28 11:08, Frank Dittrich wrote:
>> On 06/28/2012 10:49 AM, magnum wrote:
>>> On 2012-06-28 10:46, Frank Dittrich wrote:
>>>> $ file keepass2john.c
>>>> keepass2john.c: UTF-8 Unicode (with BOM) English text
>>> UTF-8 BOM is the worst idea ever. I will fix.
>> The funny thing is that with git diff I saw the removed BOM, but in the
>> patch created with git format-patch  and on github you don't see any
>> differences.

Oh, it's actually the less command adding the visual <U+FEFF> marks. If
you user more as a pager instead, you wont see it with git diff.

So if you view your format-patch with less, you'll see it.


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