error opening files with "special" characters in f

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error opening files with "special" characters in f

Post by ohrobot » Wed Aug 09, 2006 11:49 am

So far i like "getID3()" very much but now I got a serious problem:
I am unable to open mp3 files which contain german spacial characters like "

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Post by James Heinrich » Wed Aug 09, 2006 1:18 pm

At first guess, I'd say you're passing a UTF-8 version of the filename rather than an ISO-8859-1 version. That is, all "extended" characters are represented as 2 bytes in UTF-8, instead of as single bytes (eg

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Post by ohrobot » Wed Aug 09, 2006 3:27 pm

That's it. Thank you very much!

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