[PATCH] Enable iconv code tables

Chris Johns chrisj at rtems.org
Mon May 13 07:49:12 UTC 2013

Ralf Kirchner wrote:
> If you don't want the UTF8 support you will simply pass a NULL pointer
> parameter to the dosfs mount method as you used to in the past.
> If you want UTF8 support you will have to pass a pointer to a struct
> which contains function pointers to string conversion methods to the
> DOSFS mount method. The dos file system will then make use of those
> methods for converting strings.
> In my implementation the methods pointed to in the parameter struct will
> use iconv. The parameter struct gets created and initialized by the
> application. Thus only if the application creates such a struct for
> passing a pointer to it to the DOSFS mount method, the iconv methods
> used by the conversion methods in the parameter struct will get linked in.

Thanks. This make sense now.


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