luatex problem with file with umlauts on windows 10

Vladimir Lomov lomov.vl at
Sun Apr 26 02:38:31 CEST 2020

** Zdenek Wagner <zdenek.wagner at> [2020-04-25 17:59:18 +0200]:

> Hi,

> I have made an experiment with Czech Windows 7 running in VirtualBox
> in Linux. I have copied a LaTeX source file created in Linux to a
> shared directory as two copies, with and without accented characters.
> The file system is Ext4, locale is UTF8 and it is used as a filesystem
> charset. I have also zipped the files. If I mount it under windows as
> a network drive, I see the file names correctly both in the command
> window and in the explorer. I have then unzipped the archive in
> Windows to a local disk with NTFS. I see the file names correctly in
> the explorer as well as in the command window. If I open the file in
> Notepad, the contents is displayed correctly (Notepad does not like
> the unix line endings) but if I type it in the command window, the
> text is damaged.

C:\Windows\System32> chcp
C:\Windows\System32> chcp 65001
C:\Windows\System32> more TEXT_FILE_IN_UTF8_ENCODING

> The screenshot is attached.

> Zdeněk Wagner

WBR, Vladimir Lomov

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