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Re: [Lynx-dev] List-of-links encoded improperly

From: Thomas Dickey
Subject: Re: [Lynx-dev] List-of-links encoded improperly
Date: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:38:58 -0500
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

On Wed, Feb 22, 2017 at 10:32:24PM +0200, Dimitrios Semitsoglou-Tsiapos wrote:
> Greetings Lynx developers and users!
> I have noticed that in `-dump` mode lynx will percent-encode reserved
> characters in the "list of links" if `-display_charset=UTF-8` is set (or
> perhaps any value other than ISO-8859-1). This can cause some URLs to
> effectively break.
> Would it perhaps be correct to simply ignore `display_charset` while
> printing these URLs?

not really - it's generating the file (not passing it on), and is
using a known encoding.

Thomas E. Dickey <address@hidden>

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