Not recognizing file encoding - always enforcing default encoding


#1

Just checking out atom and noticed the editor is forcing encoding of files upon opening and writing by using it’s default encoding format from settings.

I find this very poor as it should be able to recognize file format encoding upon opening a file.

Having a default encoding is great - but that should not force the way atom handles existing files.

Reproducable:
Set default encoding to windows-1252 (ansi)
Create utf-8 file and input some nice characters
open file in atom
see confused sht
input some other nice characters
save file
open it with utf-8 -> see really weird sh
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#2

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