CUE sheets with foreign characters

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germ
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CUE sheets with foreign characters

Post by germ » Sun Oct 02, 2011 5:48 pm

Max totally does not understand CUE files with foreign character.

CAN SOMEBODY PLEASE FIX IT?

It's a real pain to have to manually replace all those accented characters.

Thanks.

mattn
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Re: CUE sheets with foreign characters

Post by mattn » Sun Oct 09, 2011 12:44 am

You are wasting your time removing the "foreign characters". Max understands them perfectly. But the cue sheet must be in the correct encoding, namely UTF-8. The problem is simply that whoever you got the cue file from has used the wrong encoding. Fix it. One simple way: Open the cue sheet with BBEdit (or its free little brother, TextWrangler) and save it as UTF-8.

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