Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 177753
FC5T2 release notes -- SOH ('\001') characters after section numbers
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:36:08 EDT
The RELEASE-NOTES-en.txt file contains control characters after every section
number in the body of the text (i.e., not in the outline in the very beginning).
If you less /usr/share/doc/fedora-release-4.91-1/RELEASE-NOTES-en.txt, you find
stuff like this:
2.\001Overview of Fedora Core 4 test1
(yeah, it says FC4T1, but that's a separate bug :-)
The \001 looks very ugly, more embarrassingly so in the installer release notes
Reassigning to a toolchain expert to see what is happening here.
I am seeing a 0xC2 0xA0 unicode sequence here, instead of the \001 you mention.
Eterm barfs on it but gnome-terminal displays the text without any artifacts.
This is probably a locale problem when generating the text file versions. I'll