Bug 91893 - no ircII translation table files included in xchat package
no ircII translation table files included in xchat package
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: xchat (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
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Reported: 2003-05-29 09:06 EDT by Paul Osmialowski
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:54 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-05-29 17:36:30 EDT
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Description Paul Osmialowski 2003-05-29 09:06:14 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.2.1) Gecko/20030225

Description of problem:
99.9% users of Polish linux channels use ISO-8859-2 character table. They would
k+ban me if I start to use UTF-8 Polish characters. There's an option in xchat
that would allow me to use ircII-compatible translation table file, but there
are no such files given with xchat rpm package!


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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
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Actual Results:  can't speak freely on Polish linux-related irc channels

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Comment 1 Paul Osmialowski 2003-05-29 14:00:00 EDT
New xchat has new 'Character Set' option in network settings that resolves the
problem
[root@oyster root]# rpm -qa|grep xchat
xchat-tcl-2.0.2-0
xchat-2.0.2-0
xchat-perl-2.0.2-0
xchat-python-2.0.2-0
Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2003-05-29 17:36:30 EDT
Indeed, this is not a bug. xchat allows configuration of the charset encoding
per connection.  Read the docs.

Closing as NOTABUG

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