Bug 40712 - Gabble wrongly decodes some accentuated letters
Summary: Gabble wrongly decodes some accentuated letters
Alias: None
Product: Telepathy
Classification: Unclassified
Component: gabble (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other Linux (All)
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Assignee: Telepathy bugs list
QA Contact: Telepathy bugs list
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-09-08 04:25 UTC by Martin Klapetek
Modified: 2019-12-03 19:54 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Martin Klapetek 2011-09-08 04:25:17 UTC
User reported a bug ( https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=281392 ) against KDE-Telepathy stating that one contact shows up as 'Sánchez' instead of 'Sánchez'. It happens with Gabble/Jabber (jabber.org). Gabble debug output showed that contact name already garbled, but other clients like Kopete seems to be showing it ok. 

Since Telepathy serves as a backend for many clients (although currently only a few) we think that the proper decoding should be handled here, in Gabble.

This happens with telepathy-gabble 0.12.6.

I've also CC'd the original reporter, Albert, so he can provide you with other needed details.
Comment 1 GitLab Migration User 2019-12-03 19:54:00 UTC
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