[sword-devel] In Windows command shell, diatheke search is restricted to ASCII for the query key!

Greg Hellings greg.hellings at gmail.com
Thu Mar 2 09:24:44 MST 2017

Don't use Windows?

But in all seriousness, is this in CMD or PowerShell? What version of
Windows is this? You very possibly could be running into a limitation of
the operating system.


On Thu, Mar 2, 2017 at 10:14 AM, David Haslam <dfhmch at googlemail.com> wrote:

> This simply doesn't work inside the Windows command line shell.
> S:\>xiphos\diatheke -b KJV -s regex -k Æneas
> Verses containing "ãneas"-- none (KJV)
> It changes the non-ASCII characters to something else entirely!
> Such a diatheke command works OK in Linux, or so I'm told.
> Is there a solution?
> David
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