[OS X Emacs] change text encoding on Aquamacs ?

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Sun Jan 16 13:50:03 EST 2011

Am 16.01.2011 um 19:05 schrieb Marinos Koutsomichalis:

> How can I change the text encoding on Aquamacs ??

You could use

	(prefer-coding-system		'utf-8-hfs)

or whatever encoding you want. Don't set any language-environment (it  
has side-effects like pills also have). You could as well set LC_CTYPE  
and/or LANG in the environment and Emacs will follow this setting.

More variables exist by which you can set encodings for buffers,  
files, processes, copy&paste memory cells.



Computers are good at following instructions, but not at reading your  
	- D. E. Knuth, The TeXbook, Addison-Wesley 1984, 1986, 1996, p. 9

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