Re: Bug 1614

Subject: Re: Bug 1614
From: Dom Lachowicz (
Date: Fri Jun 22 2001 - 12:31:23 CDT

Quoting Andrew Dunbar <>:

> I just looked at this bug regarding german characters in mac word
> documents. It looks to me like wv library does not support mac
> encodings which I expect the problem to be. Does anybody know if
> where in the wv code? My best guess is in wvnLocaleToLIDConverter()
> where nLocale has the value of 0x4d which is not handled.


in wv/text.c there are some functions that probably aren't handling the 0x4d
value properly. My first guess is wvLidToCodePageConverter isn't handling the
lid properly. wvnLocaleToLidConverter probably isn't to blame here, but you're
more than welcome to try it.


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