Re: [cvsnt] Problem while importing or adding txt-files which contain escape characters like ä,ö,ü

Shane sb1 at
Wed Jul 30 11:41:56 BST 2003

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On Tue, 29 Jul 2003 13:31:59 +0200, Gertler, Claus <gertler at> wrote:

> Hi,
> When i try to import a new module which contains text files with 
> characters
> like ä,ü or ö CVSNT reports an entry state error: File has some escape
> characters in it(0x00-0x20, 0x80-0xFF).
> Continuing the import ends succesfully. The files in the repository look
> fine and i can checkout them too.
> Is there something to do, that this is not an error message in the import 
> or
> is there a workaround.
> Or will importing such files lead to repostory problems later on?
> Any hints would be appreciated.

No hints :(  but I cvsnt crashdumps if I try to commit a regedit export 
file (unicode) under windows XP - perhaps because of similar high-byte 
issues to what you are seeing?

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