The letter "eth" is shown as a symbol similar to ">" in Aqua (but not in X)

RESOLVED WORKSFORME

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RESOLVED WORKSFORME
13 years ago
12 years ago

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(Reporter: Jacob Sparre Andersen, Assigned: Blake Ross)

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Description

13 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; nb-NO; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20040910
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; nb-NO; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20040910

The font mapping in Aqua (but not in X) somehow results in the letter "eth"
(which looks a bit like a lower case delta) being shown as a symbol similar to
">".  When I copy a text that should contain an "eth" to a Terminal window it is
shown correctly in the Terminal window, even though Mozilla shows it as a symbol
similar to ">".  Other non-ISO-646 characters are shown without any errors.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start the Mac OS X/Aqua version of Mozilla 1.7.3
2. Load the page <http://fo.speling.org/status/>

Actual Results:  
The word "<o><r><eth>" is shown as "<o><r><greater-than>".

Expected Results:  
The word "<o><r><eth>" should be shown as "<o><r><eth>".

Comment 1

13 years ago
wfm.

Camino 2005012921 (v0.8+)
Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; ja-JP; rv:1.8b) Gecko/20050129
Firefox/1.0+

Comment 2

13 years ago
WFM Firefox 1.0+ OSX 10.3

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Comment 4

12 years ago
WFM, no reply from reporter, no new cases.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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