Bug 121474 - RFE: add libidn package
Summary: RFE: add libidn package
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: distribution (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Bill Nottingham
Keywords: FutureFeature
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Blocks: 117706
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-04-21 22:21 UTC by Nalin Dahyabhai
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:44 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-07-12 20:29:42 UTC
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Description Nalin Dahyabhai 2004-04-21 22:21:55 UTC
See http://www.gnu.org/software/libidn/, apparently a prerequisite for

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2004-04-21 22:28:11 UTC
Gah, that patch that gets the encoding within jwhois just looks *wrong*.

Aside from that, interesting. I'd be curious to see the libc authors
opinions on integrating that into libc for getaddrinfo()

Comment 2 Robert Scheck 2004-07-11 21:43:01 UTC
IDN support is integrated (using Simon Josefsson's GNU libidn) to
glibc 2.3.3 - FC2/3 already have working IDN support (tested).

The package "libidn" is in Fedora Development also available.

Bill, I know that this encoding hack is just wrong, it's removed now
and the patch is updated, because DENIC allows querying for ace domains 
also, yet :-)

Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2004-07-12 20:29:42 UTC
Closing as fixed in rawhide.

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