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Date 2018-10-08.11:43:56
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It seems impossible to specify the encoding of .chm to ASCII [1], the available encodings of .chm are limited to a list [2].

So I wrote a Sphinx extension for .chm output, it escapes the characters which (codepoint > 0x7F) to 7-bit ASCII. Most escaped characters are: “”’–…—

[1] https://github.com/sphinx-doc/sphinx/blob/master/sphinx/builders/htmlhelp.py#L203-L206
[2] https://github.com/sphinx-doc/sphinx/blob/master/sphinx/builders/htmlhelp.py#L136-L170
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