eBay Germany has and encoding problem using US OS WinNT or macOS9 the characters do not display correctly in the sidebar. All links in the side bar function normally. Both builds are dated 2000060508. All other JA side panels display fonts correctly using this build.
Reassigning to Lyza Gardner at Kavi, author of the Tab.
Assignee: lbaliman → lyza
This looks like the metatag was not set correctly for Japanese. Possibly should be Shift_Jis. Send me the code for the page if this doesn't solve your problem.
I looked at the code. There is an extra quotation mark in the content metatag. Should read: CONTENT="text/html; charset=Shift_JIS"
I deleted the extra quote. Please see if this remedies the problem for everyone?
Reassigning to Sudhakar. Lyza Garnder at Kavi has made the recommended fix and posted the updated tab to http://lyza.kavi.com/kavi/netscape/sidebar_jp.html Sudhakar, please push this panel in the next cycle and then update this bug as Fixed so that QA can re-check.
Assignee: lyza → thaths
I removed the extra quotes from the version that is already checked in. Have committed the changes. It should be pushed later today. Marking as fixed. S.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 18 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
QA Contact: shrir → kas
lynn, please verify thanks...
QA Contact: kas → lynnw
Verified fixed. New sidebar tab lives at: http://home.netscape.com/ja/sidebar/ebay.html
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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