User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; FreeBSD i386; en-US; rv:1.4b) Gecko/20030519 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; FreeBSD i386; en-US; rv:1.4b) Gecko/20030519 when compiled with gcc33 and g++33 (released recently) mozilla file dialog comes up with chinese fonts, not useable for me. Recompiling with 3.2 under freebsd 5.0 helps. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.compile mozilla (1.3.1 or 1.4b with gcc33 under FreeBSD current) 2. open File -> Open File Dialog 3. read chinese Actual Results: chinese file listings Expected Results: western font file listing
I second this bug. It is Chinese just by coincidence because it converts each character code XX to XX00, i.e. "ab" (0x65 0x66) becomes 0x6500 0x6600 which happened to be in Chinese part of Unicode. It happens because LANG env variable is not set. Solution to this is to set LANG=en_US.ISO8859-1
in my environment i have LANG=de_DE.ISO8859-15 so this should not be an issue. The strange thing is that mozilla behaves as i like it when i recompile it with gcc32 (default in FreeBSD-CURRENT) (this fact was an essential part of my bug report). Also the download manager was infected by chinese glyphs(?). Mozilla seems to default to unicode when compiled with gcc33 in contrast a gcc22 compiled binary? Maybe a gcc33 issue?
same effect with mozilla-firebird: compiled with gcc32: can read filenames in File->Open box compiled with gcc33: characters are expanded to 16 bit and then interpreted as chinese chars.
Worksforme on FreeBSD 5.3 (which comes with gcc 3.4 ). Fritz, are you still experiencing the same problems?
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