Foreign Language Newsgroup Name doesn't appear properly

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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Core
Internationalization
RESOLVED EXPIRED
16 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: Jack Cheung, Assigned: Roy Yokoyama)

Tracking

({intl})

Trunk
x86
Windows XP
Points:
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Description

16 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.2a) Gecko/20020910
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.2a) Gecko/20020910

1. There is no way to change the display language for the foreign language newsgroup
news.wonderspace.net/wonder.music.¼Ö¾¹¨¦
the newsgroup name appeared only as raw-characters instead of proper foreign
language
in Mozilla, even the default character set is setup properly.

2. I can read, but can't post anything to the newsgroup.
Mozilla returns an error:
A News (NNTP) error occured: cannot crosspost to nonexistent group
(wonder.music....) see
dnews.log for details

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Subscribe the newsgroup: news://news.wonderspace.net/wonder.music.¼Ö¾¹¨¦
2. Try to post something to the group
3. You will receive the error

Actual Results:  
Mozilla returns an error message:
A News (NNTP) error occured: cannot crosspost to nonexistent group
(wonder.music....) see
dnews.log for details

Expected Results:  
Post message to the group successfully, just like M$'s Outlook Express

Updated

16 years ago
Keywords: intl
QA Contact: ruixu → jeesun

Comment 1

14 years ago
Do you have write access to the group?
Does this problem stil loccurs?
(Reporter)

Comment 2

14 years ago
Created attachment 152777 [details]
Mozilla 1.6 Display Screen
(Reporter)

Comment 3

14 years ago
Created attachment 152778 [details]
Outlook Express 6 Display Screen
(Reporter)

Comment 4

14 years ago
(In reply to comment #1)
> Do you have write access to the group?
> Does this problem stil loccurs?

I've removed the group a while ago, and I re-subscribe the group again as soon
as I received your e-mail (I am using Mozilla 1.6 right now)
The situation now is even worse... I can't even read any posted news when I
click on any post. The post item would be selected, but the content won't
display (i.e. Blank).

Yes, I have write access to the group. I tried to access the group via M$ OE6,
and I post and read without any problem.

I've attached the display screen of both newsgroup readers.

(i.e. If you need to see the newsgroup posts encoding correctly, you have to
specify the right encoding from Edit->Newsgroup Properties. While Mozilla can't
display the newsgroup name properly even after I changed the newsgroup encoding,
OE6 can display both the newsgroup name and its posts with correct encoding)
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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