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Re: input list bug

From: pierre hanser <hanser@club-internet.fr>
Date: Fri, 17 May 2002 09:35:01 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <3CE50711.46C4474A@club-internet.fr>
To: www-amaya@w3.org

> > The input list popups that list choices do not display the emdash
> > properly.  Also, since the attached page is UTF-8, Amaya should encode
> > the emdash as &emdash; not the actual character.
> The pop-up menu uses Win32/Motif/GTK widgets and all these widgetd are not
> internationalized yet.
> We planned to effectively translate non supported characters each time the
> text is
> transfered to a dialogue widget and each time Amaya gets the text of a dialogue
> widget but we didn't find time to implement that yet.

I would say the problem reduces greatly the usability of Amaya in
real life: even when a document contains a charset, all french
accented caracters display in UTF8 in the pop-ups...
This was not the case with 5.x releases...

	Pierre Hanser, a rather happy amaya user since a long time
Received on Tuesday, 21 May 2002 04:06:26 UTC

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