zipfile with umlaut in filename

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at
Fri Apr 25 23:56:32 CEST 2003

Patrick Useldinger wrote:

> Hello everybody,
> I have a problem when creating an archive using zipfile. If the name of 
> the file to be added contains a special character like an umlaut, this 
> character gets replaced by another character.
> What can I do against this?

I'm not sure you can do anything. Zipfiles only support ASCII file 
names, to my knowledge.


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