[issue8784] tarfile/Windows: Don't use mbcs as the default encoding
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Thu Jun 10 23:24:06 CEST 2010
Antoine Pitrou <pitrou at free.fr> added the comment:
FWIW, I agree with Lars: the main use of tar files under Windows is when they come from other systems. Windows users almost never generate tar files by themselves; they will generate zip, rar or 7z files instead.
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