Problem of input of the localized name for save search as a folder



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14 years ago
13 years ago


(Reporter: Igor N. Avtaev, Assigned: Scott MacGregor)


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14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0

a)Problem of input of the localized (russian) name for save search as a folder.

b)Problem of input of the located word in file "user.js".

c)Still there is any mistake at display of "View:" in search folder. Folder name
not localized (english). It is shown sometimes. View is established "for last 5
days", but all messages are displayed.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
For problem a) (see above)
1. input search text
2. save search as a folder
3. input russian name of the search folder
4. click ok
5. restart Thunderbird
6. missing the created search folder

For problem b)
1. open file $profile/.../user.js
2. write to file the code with localized parameters
 (for example:
 user_pref("mailnews.reply_header_ondate", "дата %s");
3. restart Thunderbird
4. russian word is not displayed (simply a blank)

Comment 1

14 years ago
Mozilla Thunderbird version 1.0

Comment 2

13 years ago
This also comes up (MacOS 10.3.9, running TB 1.0.2) when using special
characters such as an ampersand (&), exactly as described in the initial

I got the folder back by editing the name in /(profile)/virtualFolders.dat,
changing the "&-" to "and" and then restarting Thunderbird. When it started up
again, I had two instances of the search folder there, one with "&-" in its name
(which I deleted as I only needed one) and one with "and" in its name.
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