Detab should be multi-byte aware?

John Gruber gruber at
Mon Oct 9 20:34:48 EDT 2006

Michel Fortin <michel.fortin at> wrote on 10/9/06 at
8:26 PM:

> If anyone is interested in a fix for PHP Markdown, just change

> the call to the `strlen` function within detab to a call to

> `mb_strlen($line, 'utf-8')`. I'll fix this for the next

> version.

Will that still work if people pass in Windows Latin 1 or Mac
Roman-encoded text? Yes, I'm too lazy to try it...


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