My fork of stagit

git clone git://
commit cfbf4a11adc8c2e3b55724e7341b18b21fc5b6f7
parent d7e003a51924d1686574598f7db5557faf65000e
Author: Hiltjo Posthuma <>
Date:   Tue, 31 Oct 2017 23:20:18 +0100

post-receive hook: force UTF-8 locale

this fixes encoding errors when the pages are generated in the
post-receive hook.

Diffstat: | 4++++
1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
diff --git a/ b/
@@ -8,6 +8,10 @@
 # if name is not set the basename of the current directory is used,
 # this is the directory of the repo when called from the post-receive script.
+# NOTE: needs to be set for correct locale (expects UTF-8) otherwise the
+#       default is LC_CTYPE="POSIX".
+export LC_CTYPE="en_US.UTF-8"
 if test "${name}" = ""; then
 	name=$(basename $(pwd))