Bug 794679 - [Indic] New Indic Rupee symbol not populated correctly
Summary: [Indic] New Indic Rupee symbol not populated correctly
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libreoffice
Version: 16
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Eike Rathke
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-02-17 10:09 UTC by Ankit Patel
Modified: 2012-03-10 00:21 UTC (History)
9 users (show)

Fixed In Version: libreoffice-
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2012-03-10 00:21:16 UTC
Type: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Incorrect INR symbol (110.18 KB, image/png)
2012-02-17 10:11 UTC, Ankit Patel
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Description Ankit Patel 2012-02-17 10:09:35 UTC
Description of problem:
I was trying to format Libreoffice (Calc more specifically) cell for the currency and I have noticed that Indic Rupee symbol (INR) shown in the Pop-up menu was entirely wrong.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
LibreOffice 3.4.5 
OOO340m1 (Build:502)

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open Libreoffice Calc
2. Select any cell
3. Right Click
4. Select _Format Cells...
5. Click on the "Numbers" Tab
6. Select "Currency" as the "Category"
7. Search for "INR " in the "Format" combo box
8. Observe the different INR variants for each Indic languages
Actual results:
INR variants showing different Rupee symbols

Expected results:
INR variants should have same Rupee symbol, that is ₹ for all Indic languages

Additional info:
Through the discussion on the libreoffice localization mailing list on the thread http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/l10n/msg03821.html I came to know about localedata that libreoffice uses: http://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/core/plain/i18npool/source/localedata/data/ and found that most of the locale data there was inaccurate which I got corrected for Gujarati (gu_IN), but Rupee symbol information has to be updated for all other Indic languages.

Comment 1 Ankit Patel 2012-02-17 10:11:10 UTC
Created attachment 563871 [details]
Incorrect INR symbol

Comment 2 A S Alam 2012-02-17 10:24:53 UTC

Comment 3 Pravin Satpute 2012-02-20 06:02:43 UTC
We have fixed this in glibc long time back, libreoffice uses another localedata so please fix it there as well.

Currency symbol should be U+20B9

Upstream glibc bug for reference http://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=12541

Comment 6 Eike Rathke 2012-02-20 14:45:54 UTC
Pushed to f16 with 1492de576aa776d99bff94ecdc547b2426e10065

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-02-23 13:23:30 UTC
libreoffice- has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2012-02-25 08:23:54 UTC
Package libreoffice-
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing libreoffice-'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2012-03-07 10:22:05 UTC
libreoffice- has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2012-03-10 00:21:16 UTC
libreoffice- has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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