harmony-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Egor Pasko <egor.pa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [doc] new header dependency in awt on Linux - x11proto-xext-dev
Date Fri, 18 Jan 2008 15:13:12 GMT
On the 0x3CF day of Apache Harmony Gregory Shimansky wrote:
> Egor Pasko said the following on 18.01.2008 17:47:
> >> In the docs it should be written that if some header ... is not
> >> present, it the package x11proto-xext-dev should be installed,
> >> otherwise it may confuse people who are using distros that provide
> >> this header in other package.
> > Igor Stolyarov said in FC it is the same, Debian has the same. Why
> > bother? gentoo? :)
> Well, as I've written, it doesn't exist on SuSE too.

I suggest to put at most 2 columns: for rpm-based and for apt-based
distros. Installing all packages is quick and easy, while
checking/installing by header is not.

> >> The killing of cp1251 characters may happen because XML header
> >> specifies encoding="ISO-8859-1".
> > hmmm
> I found the cause of the problem. It was velocity.properties file that
> didn't specify charset for IO. I changed it to UTF-8 and converted
> russian text to unicode. Now files are converted just fine.
> Editing localized files should be done in UTF-8 too.


> >> Hmm... looking at this charsets mess I wonder why we didn't use
> >> Unicode from the beginning...
> > +1
> I switched all XML and HTML headers to UTF-8 to allow localized
> text. The incorrect windows-1251 charset is replaced by it now. Please
> let me know if I broke something, it was quite a big update.

cool! thanks!

Egor Pasko

View raw message