User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.2b) Gecko/20021102 Phoenix/0.4 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.2b) Gecko/20021102 Phoenix/0.4 The Google search, in the Mozilla-search toolbar, doesn't provide the right character set info to conduct proper searches in other characters set than Western ISO 8859-1. For exemple, a query in japanese doesn't work. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. type japanese characters in the Google search toolbar (テスト) Actual Results: Query interpreted by Google as if it was ??? Expected Results: Google results for テスト A possible solution: Adding queryCharset="UTF-8" in searchplugins/google.src <search name="Google" description="Google Search" method="GET" action="http://www.google.com/search" update="http://www.google.com/mozilla/google.src" updateCheckDays=1 queryCharset="UTF-8" >
-> asa (ref: http://www.mozillazine.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=789 )
Assignee: hyatt → asa
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
Comment on attachment 107912 [details] [diff] [review] Patch with the changes proposed by Walter This seems to fix things. r=asa (for what that's worth).
Attachment #107912 - Flags: review?(asa) → review+
Asa, can you check this in?
Does not work yet on Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.3a) Gecko/20021207 Phoenix/0.5
Influenced by bug 184360
See bug "Query charset searching on dmoz.org does not match with which dmoz.org expects", http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=186819.
*** Bug 188070 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 194096 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Created attachment 116550 [details] [diff] [review] Patch google.src to current version Actually I've just looked at http://www.google.com/mozilla/google.src and it was updated last October. Here is the diff. I think it should get synced.
*** Bug 200770 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Fixed checked in by jaggernaut. http://bonsai.mozilla.org/cvsview2.cgi?diff_mode=context&whitespace_mode=show&subdir=mozilla/xpfe/components/search/datasets&command=DIFF_FRAMESET&file=google.src&rev1=1.2&rev2=1.3&root=/cvsroot Should be marked as Resolved Fixed.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
query in japanese works well. v.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Taking QA Contact
QA Contact: asa → bugzilla
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