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Re: popt-1.13 release

From: Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com>
Date: Wed 19 Dec 2007 - 15:47:39 CET
Message-Id: <BD3E9B3C-AE59-4B0E-8B89-F4AC9F521972@mac.com>

On Dec 19, 2007, at 2:26 AM, Robert Scheck wrote:

> Moin Jeff,
>
> On Wed, 19 Dec 2007, Jeff Johnson wrote:
>> See if the attached patch (the minimum necessary reversion to  
>> popt-1.12
>> afaict) fixes your linux problems.
>>
>> If the patch fixes the linux problems, I'll see if I can rework the
>> Solaris patch to not break linux.
>
> Yes, it really fixes my Linux problems:
>

OK, thanks for verify.

Would you mind checking the attached patch? It adds POPT_next_char()
to undo POPT_prev_char() wide character ptr positioning, and pretty much
(if it works for you) points the finger at POPT_fprintf() being  
broken somehow.

Note that POPT_fprintf() is supposed to translate from UTF-8 to
whatever locale is desired using iconv(3). GNOME wishes
to distribute only UTF-8 locale files, so popt gets to do the
final conversion using iconv(3).

73 de Jeff


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