Bug 72968 - Firstboot in the .is lang is busted
Summary: Firstboot in the .is lang is busted
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: firstboot   
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Version: 8.0
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Brent Fox
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Reported: 2002-08-29 15:57 UTC by Richard Allen
Modified: 2007-03-27 03:56 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-05-25 14:31:46 UTC
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Description Richard Allen 2002-08-29 15:57:20 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.9) Gecko/20020513

Description of problem:
Bad: when starting firstboot with the IS language, all strings get truncated at
the first 8 bit character.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Select the Icelandic language
2.Start firstboot

Additional info:

Comment 1 Brent Fox 2002-08-29 18:12:58 UTC
Ack!  Some of the po files were not UTF-8 encoded.  I have converted those po
files and rebuild the package.  Thanks for your report.

QA, please verify that this works with 1.0.1-4.

Comment 2 Richard Allen 2002-08-30 14:23:20 UTC
I just did a fresh checkout of the translation CVS.  Firstboot is now UTF-8 
but I still have many .po files in ISO-8859-1.   Are they also supposed to be 
converted to UTF-8 ? 

Comment 3 Brent Fox 2003-05-25 14:24:13 UTC
Yes, everything should be in UTF-8 format.

Comment 4 Brent Fox 2003-05-25 14:31:46 UTC
There is a stack of 64 bugs that have been in Modified state for a long period
of time.  I am closing these as Rawhide now.  If you find that the issue is not
fixed, please reopen this report.

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