[erlang-questions] io format and utf8?

Manuel A. Rubio <>
Wed May 20 13:39:41 CEST 2009


Hi,

El Wednesday 20 May 2009 04:10:53 Davide Marquês escribió:
> 7> list_to_binary("ğüö").
> ** exception error: bad argument
>      in function  list_to_binary/1
>         called as list_to_binary([287,252,246])

binary format only supports 0-255 chars... ğ = 287, and 287 is a not valid 
binary elemnt for binary list:

Eshell V5.6.5  (abort with ^G)
1> <<200,199,198>>.
<<"\310\307\306">>
2> <<254,255>>.
<<"\376\377">>
3> <<256>>.
<<0>>

Regards.

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