Bug 140871 - [PATCH] Convert man pages to UTF-8
Summary: [PATCH] Convert man pages to UTF-8
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: perl (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Warren Togami
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Blocks: FC5Target
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Reported: 2004-11-25 22:52 UTC by Miloslav Trmač
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-05 11:55:26 UTC
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Convert man pages after installing them. (1.53 KB, patch)
2004-11-25 22:52 UTC, Miloslav Trmač
no flags Details | Diff
Recode more docs (1.13 KB, patch)
2005-09-05 08:55 UTC, Ville Skyttä
no flags Details | Diff

Description Miloslav Trmač 2004-11-25 22:52:22 UTC
Some of the shipped man pages are not in UTF-8, so man has to
guess their encoding
- for some of them (README.$CJK) it guesses wrong
- for all of them it outputs a warning to stderr

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Comment 1 Miloslav Trmač 2004-11-25 22:52:23 UTC
Created attachment 107466 [details]
Convert man pages after installing them.

Comment 2 Warren Togami 2005-09-04 10:16:51 UTC
Can anyone ACK to verify this?

Comment 3 Ville Skyttä 2005-09-05 08:55:57 UTC
Created attachment 118449 [details]
Recode more docs

ACK, but I'd recode the files in %prep before installing them so that the
corresponding "perldoc foo" get fixed too, not only the manpages.  See patch.

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