[interchange-i18n] encoding decoding low characters IC4.8.0 - new post
chen at lilux.co.il
Wed Sep 10 13:18:33 UTC 2003
I posted in the past on the problem IC have in decoding / encoding of characters that are not
The problem is that some part of the UI (buttons and select fields) and some part in the store
(variants options) are not decoded to the right character set - it is shown in ISO-8859/1.
Well I found the blame, it is the HTML::Entities.
According to the docs:
This routine replaces HTML entities found in the $string with the corresponding ISO-8859/1 (or
with perl-5.7 or better Unicode) character. Unrecognized entities are left alone
It resulting that all the HI characters that are not ISO-8859/1 are decoded to it.
Since I worked with perl 5.6.1, I gave a chance and upgrade to perl 5.8.0 and compiled
HTML::Entities with Unicode support.
Well it did not work.
The problem accurse in the UI in: Hebrew and Japanese (All the rest of the languages are using
Any Idea or guidance to the place that this function is working will be grate.
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