[chandler-users] encoding issue characters shown wrong on events notes
Hilario J. Montoliu
hmontoliu at gmail.com
Fri Nov 20 03:20:21 PST 2009
Hilario J. Montoliu escribió:
> Hi all
> I've deployed a Chandler Server/Client system in our office.
> The server we use is Ubuntu LTS 8.04 with Chandler server v1.1.0. I've
> used as data base backend MySQL installed following the instructions
> from the wiki 
> All the clients are Windows XP SP3 with the same language configuration
> (spanish international).
> Linux clients are expected to subscribe in a future.
> The subscriptions in the clients are done via tickets.
> The *problem* we have is that when a user creates an event, the text in
> the note is shown rightly with all the "special spanish characters" even
> after a sync with the server; but when another user opens the same event
> then the "special spanish characters" are shown wrong. After that even
> the user which has created the note sees those characters bad too.
> The database was created with UTF-8 encoding as indicated in the howto .
> I believe I've checked everything in the system so I'm sure I¡m missing
> something obvious.
Forgot to mention that I've already checked that the windows clients
support utf-8 as said in:
> Any help would be appreciated.
> I don't know how to determine what's wrong so please ask me whatever
> thing you want me to check or do to find what's the problem.
> Thank you in advance
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