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Re: Bugzilla contents got truncated at first non-ASCII character

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2012 20:38:29 -0600
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <131E3658-0B96-4F84-B189-22994EEF3BD0@w3.org>
To: Hugues De Keyzer <w3c@hugues.info>

On 28 Feb 2012, at 6:17 PM, Hugues De Keyzer wrote:

> 2012/2/28 Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>:
>> On 27 Feb 2012, at 12:02 PM, Hugues De Keyzer wrote:
>>> Dear sirs,
>>> While accessing a bug report I made some time ago
>>> [http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12444], I noticed that
>>> most of its contents disappeared. I realized that the contents of any
>>> part got truncated at the first non-ASCII character. I’m using
>>> typographic quotes (in UTF-8) and apostrophes, and these are
>>> non-ASCII. At the time of the report, everything was displayed
>>> correctly, but not anymore. Maybe this happened during an upgrade (or
>>> a migration) of the Bugzilla installation?
>>> I hope that this is only a display problem and that the contents are
>>> still there, and that this can be corrected.
>> Hello Hugues,
>> I am looking at the page and it looks ok to me. For example, all the comments look "intact" and I see a footer.
>> I don't see any typographic quotes, however. Where did you say you typed them?
>> Ian
> Hello Ian,
> The original text in the report was about ten times longer. It was cut
> at the typographic apostrophe (in “don’t”) in the sentence “LCD
> monitors don’t have the same physical response as CRT monitors, but
> computer LCD monitors emulate the CRT response to display values
> similarly to CRT monitors.”.

Ok, thanks for the additional details. I'll send to our systems team.


> Kind regards,
> Hugues
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