[sup-talk] display_length issue with special-characters on non-UTF8 terminal
tarko at lanparty.ee
Sat Jun 13 07:13:06 EDT 2009
> (I'm assuming that your terminal encoding is not UTF-8.)
No, it's not.
> Does this patch fix the issue? If so, I will release an 0.8.1.
Yes it does. To me, this approach felt "hackish" so I didn't come up with a patch :) But I still don't have better idea how to fix it so it'll have to stay like this.
> + if $encoding == "UTF-8"
> + scan(/./u).size
> + else
> + size
> + end
It would probably be correct to use:
if $encoding == "UTF-8"
Thats because scan returns a array (hence using the size), without scan you are just invoking on string and it's correct to use length (for some reason size works too, backward compatibility?)
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