[Development] Shall we turn on /utf-8 compiler option when build qt for Windows?

Viktor Engelmann viktor.engelmann at qt.io
Mon Jan 30 12:06:19 CET 2017

Am 30.01.2017 um 11:40 schrieb Giuseppe D'Angelo:
> Il 30/01/2017 11:35, Viktor Engelmann ha scritto:
>> As far as I can see, all our codes *are* UTF-8 encoded (a least they
>> should be, IMHO), so why would we sneak our UTF8 in behind it's back (in
>> 2017!) instead of just telling the compiler the encoding we are using?
> So *all* of our compilers happily support UTF-8 encoded sources?

I wouldn't bet my life on that (especially not for windows!)


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