Changeset 14685


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Timestamp:
Mar 21, 2011, 2:34:48 PM (9 years ago)
Author:
rme
Message:

Mention that encode-string-to-octets and decode-string-from-octets
will use a replacement character if a character cannot be encoded
or decoded according to the external-format argument.

See ticket:749.

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  • trunk/source/doc/src/using.xml

    r14678 r14685  
    14821482    <varname>vector</varname> where the decoding ended.
    14831483  </para>
     1484  <para>
     1485    Sequences of octets in <varname>vector</varname> that cannot be
     1486    decoded into characters according to
     1487    <varname>external-format</varname> will be decoded as
     1488    #\Replacement_Character.
     1489  </para>
    14841490  </refsect1>
    14851491</refentry>
     
    15321538    If <varname>vector-offset</varname> is supplied, data will be written
    15331539    into the output vector starting at that offset.
     1540  </para>
     1541  <para>
     1542    Characters in <varname>string</varname> that cannot be encoded
     1543    into <varname>external-format</varname> will be replaced with an
     1544    encoding-dependent replacement character
     1545    (#\Replacement_Character or #\Sub) before being encoded and written
     1546    into the output vector.
    15341547  </para>
    15351548  </refsect1>
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