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New Minimum Profit 5.1.3 preliminary release for testers

I'm in the process of releasing version 5.1.3, that will include significant changes to the way character encodings are autodetected. I would like to know if there are any regressions for locales and encodings I could overlooked.

The downloadable tarball is the following:

I plan to release a Windows binary version really soon, probably this evening. This is specially important as Windows has its own set of potential problems regarding character encodings.

I've also written a document describing the new behaviour regarding encodings (the document is also included in the tarball):

Minimum Profit character encoding support

If you find any issue, please mail me to or subscribe to the Minimum Profit mailing list by writing to and say it there.

Update: Here it's the MS Windows binary:


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