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* Christian Neukirchen (chneukirchen / gmail.com) wrote:
> Paul Duncan <pabs / pablotron.org> writes:
>=20
> > * Andreas S. (f / andreas-s.net) wrote:
> > [snipped]
> >> I dislike that Iconv raises an exception when it finds characters it c=
an=20
> >> not convert. I would prefer if it could be made to ignore invalid=20
> >> characters and just try to make the best of the text.
> >
> > Seconded, Thirded, and Quadrupled.
> >
> > Iconv needs a "as close as I could get with transliteration and ignoring
> > invalid characters" mode.
>=20
> Can't you just use //IGNORE?

You sir, are a genius.  That works great here.

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Paul Duncan <pabs / pablotron.org>        pabs in #ruby-lang (OPN IRC)
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* Christian Neukirchen (chneukirchen / gmail.com) wrote:
> Paul Duncan <pabs / pablotron.org> writes:
>=20
> > * Andreas S. (f / andreas-s.net) wrote:
> > [snipped]
> >> I dislike that Iconv raises an exception when it finds characters it c=
an=20
> >> not convert. I would prefer if it could be made to ignore invalid=20
> >> characters and just try to make the best of the text.
> >
> > Seconded, Thirded, and Quadrupled.
> >
> > Iconv needs a "as close as I could get with transliteration and ignoring
> > invalid characters" mode.
>=20
> Can't you just use //IGNORE?

You sir, are a genius.  That works great here.

--=20
Paul Duncan <pabs / pablotron.org>        pabs in #ruby-lang (OPN IRC)
http://www.pablotron.org/               OpenPGP Key ID: 0x82C29562
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