User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; ja; rv:184.108.40.206) Gecko/20101203 Firefox/3.6.13 ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729) Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; ja; rv:220.127.116.11) Gecko/20101207 Thunderbird/3.1.7 I enter Japanese into a quick filter field.it correctly behaves.but after I reboot the thunderbird text strings are different from before. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Enter Japanese into a quick filter field. 2.Reboot Thunderbird Actual Results: Garbled text strings Expected Results: Non-garbled text strings
Created attachment 500745 [details] [diff] [review] Use utf-8 for session.json Confirmed. The quick filter uses ASCII to read/write session.json. We should make it use UTF-8.
Assignee: nobody → taken.spc
Status: UNCONFIRMED → ASSIGNED
Ever confirmed: true
OS: Windows XP → All
Hardware: x86 → All
Version: unspecified → Trunk
Thank you very much for the patch! This looks like exactly what we want to do. I think it should be feasible to add a unit-test to make sure that we are properly persisting the quick filter text field in an end-to-end fashion. This would want to happen as part of our mozmill tests. General info on mozmill testing: https://developer.mozilla.org/en/Thunderbird/Thunderbird_MozMill_Testing The mozmill test it would make sense to add this test to: http://mxr.mozilla.org/comm-central/source/mail/test/mozmill/session-store/test-session-store.js Helper logic for setting and checking the quick filter bar text field (see "set_filter_text" and "assert_filter_text"): http://mxr.mozilla.org/comm-central/source/mail/test/mozmill/shared-modules/test-quick-filter-bar-helper.js The helper logic would want to be installed like used in: http://mxr.mozilla.org/comm-central/source/mail/test/mozmill/quick-filter-bar/test-filter-logic.js specifically, lines 46 (adding an entry to MODULE_REQUIRES) and lines 54-55 (getting the module and installing its contents into the namespace). If you need help in working with mozmill tests, please let me know.
Comment on attachment 500745 [details] [diff] [review] Use utf-8 for session.json Changing review request into a feedback request; tests are required for review.
Attachment #500745 - Flags: review?(bugmail) → feedback+
This must be quite annoying for users of non-ASCII languages with "sticky" enabled on Quick filter (even though it happens only once per session); for those from Europe or US, imagine your searchwords being converted to Japanese at every start of TB... Has a patch which was probably correct at the time per :asuth's comment 2. Was then deserted bc :asuth requested tests and assignee never replied. What a pity. Can anyone - check if patch still applies - unbitrot patch if not - provide unit tests for this bug, as outlined in comment 2?
Summary: Japanese is garbled in quick filter field after reboot. → Non-ASCII search text (e.g. Japanese) in quick filter textbox is converted/garbled to ASCII after restarting TB (use UTF-8 for session.json)
(In reply to Thomas D. from comment #6) > This must be quite annoying for users of non-ASCII languages with "sticky" > enabled on Quick filter (even though it happens only once per session); Oh, even without "sticky", we store the quickfilter text for the next session, so it will affect even more users.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 810172
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