Bug 135346 - tamil translation in application is not using UTF-8 encoding
tamil translation in application is not using UTF-8 encoding
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gail (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
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Reported: 2004-10-11 23:41 EDT by Lawrence Lim
Modified: 2014-03-25 20:51 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-05-19 13:45:29 EDT
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Please find attached the latest copy of the po file. (9.30 KB, text/plain)
2004-10-12 00:07 EDT, Lawrence Lim
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Description Lawrence Lim 2004-10-11 23:41:34 EDT
Description of problem:
Some of the tamil strings in ta.po is using the wrong encoding (TSCII
instead of UTF-8)

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How reproducible:
everytime

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run application in LANG=ta_IN.UTF-8
  
Actual results:
some strings are broken because of the encoding

Expected results:
should display all of the strings in UTF-8

Additional info:
Comment 1 Lawrence Lim 2004-10-12 00:07:18 EDT
Created attachment 105041 [details]
Please find attached the latest copy of the po file.
Comment 2 Leon Ho 2004-11-01 01:21:24 EST
Just wanted to follow up if you have any timeframe on rebuilding the package for
RHEL4. It would be great to include the fixed tamil translation in because tamil
is one of our official supported languages. Thanks!
Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2005-03-09 13:53:26 EST
I have built gail-1.8.0-3.el4 in dist-4E-U2 now.
Comment 4 Lawrence Lim 2005-05-12 02:09:00 EDT
Confirmed fixed in EL4 with gail-1.8.0-3.el4. However, in FC4, gail-1.8.3-1, the
encoding is still broken.
Comment 5 Matthias Clasen 2005-05-18 14:20:54 EDT
I can't quite believe that, as the only difference between the .po
files is the creation date.

[mclasen@golem gail]$ diff -u devel/gail-1.8.3/po/ta.po RHEL-4/gail-1.8.0/po/ta.po
--- devel/gail-1.8.3/po/ta.po   2005-04-11 11:00:27.000000000 -0400
+++ RHEL-4/gail-1.8.0/po/ta.po  2004-09-13 03:31:53.000000000 -0400
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
 msgstr ""
 "Project-Id-Version: Tamil-Gail Gnome 2.6\n"
 "Report-Msgid-Bugs-To: \n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2005-04-11 16:00+0100\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2004-03-15 10:59+0000\n"
 "PO-Revision-Date: 2004-02-23 17:25-0600\n"
 "Last-Translator: Dinesh Nadarajah <dinesh_list@sbcglobal.net>\n"
 "Language-Team: Tamil <tamillinux-user@lists.sourceforge.net>\n"
Comment 6 Matthias Clasen 2005-05-18 14:22:19 EDT
Ah, sorry. I spoke too soon. I did not update that RHEL4 directory in a loong
time...

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