On 7/26/07, Maciek Pasternacki <maciekp@...> wrote:
> I'm using SBCL 1.0.7 on Linux. I noticed yesterday that arguments for
> SB-EXT:RUN-PROGRAM are coerced to a SIMPLE-BASE-STRING, which fails if it is
> given Unicode arguments. I'm on UTF-8 locale, I have Unicode file names on
> my system, and I'd like to pass them to program, encoded in UTF-8 -- looks
> like an entirely valid use case to me.
> Is there any chance that SB-EXT:RUN-PROGRAM will accept arguments' (or
> process') coding system, preferably defaulting to one specified by locale, or
> at least accept pre-encoded byte arrays as arguments?
Any chance, yes. Patches welcome.