Problem with swedish characters
Tor Harald Thorland
linux at strigen.com
Mon Feb 13 04:13:20 EST 2006
Fredrik Persson wrote:
> I've googled around for solutions to this problem, without finding anything really useful.
> I'm having severe problems with the swedish characters åäö, ÅÄÖ in 1.8.10. (Can't tell if this exists on 1.8.12 as well, can't build that thing on Ubuntu.)
> Here are a few screenshots to explain the problem:
> 1. The characters åäö ÅÄÖ works fine when it comes to account names, as can be seen here:
> 2. The characters åäö ÅÄÖ does NOT work in entries properly, but they DO work in the bottom of the window. I don't know what that is called, but it is clear from this screenshot:
> I started gnucash with non-UTF8 locale like so:
> LC_ALL=sv_SE gnucash
> ... because my regular locale is en_US.UTF-8 and if I don't do this, no swedish characters are shown at all, and I get a LOT of error messages when I start gnucash:
> Error: gnc_mbstowcs: bad multi-byte conversion
> Error: gnc_quickfill_insert: bad text conversion
> What can I do? Is there anything I *can* do?
> /Fredrik Persson
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You didn't say wich Ubuntu, but I belive it's 1.8.12 wich is in the
On Ubuntu Dapper Drake 6.04 (develop version) it's 1.8.12.
All the ubuntu packages are here:
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