Re: [evolution-patches] e_iconv_* replaced with g_iconv_*

GIconv is not good enough for Evolution - we tried this before and it
didn't work and caused all sorts of charset conversion problems.

On Mon, 2006-11-13 at 17:19 +0100, Philip Van Hoof wrote:
> On Mon, 2006-11-13 at 17:08 +0100, Philip Van Hoof wrote:
> > This patch replaces the e_iconv_open, e_iconv, e_iconv_close usage in
> > Camel with the g_iconv_open, g_iconv and g_iconv_close APIs
> It looks like I can also remove the iconv_cache hashtable (or
> re-implement the cache using GIConv? Maybe it's interesting to have a
> cache like this, it feels like overkill to me, oh well)
> Hmm, I'll take a look at the hashtable this evening. 
> The ideal situation is that I can remove this iconv detector in the
> configure script (as it makes cross compilation a lot more difficult if
> I have to compile something just to let it generate some include file)
> and if that I can reuse existing functionality from glib (like GIConv).
> > This is a tracker bug for upstream Camel:
> >
> > 
> > Tinymail mailing list: this patch will probably soon go in the SVN repo.
> > I will first do a few basic regression tests this evening.
Jeffrey Stedfast
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