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From "Steven Coco (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] Commented: (MJAVADOC-123) Encoding Error When Getting For JavaDoc -doctitle
Date Fri, 01 Jun 2007 17:01:58 GMT


Steven Coco commented on MJAVADOC-123:

Sorry, I've been so busy.

Since I see the problem when I use ISO-8859-1 in both the POM and the javadoc, I'd like to
perform a test that does guarantee that there is no bug: I currently still think there's a
problem since characters in 8859-1 should port around without being transcoded, but in one
of the second examples the javadoc contains the replacement character; so I want to be sure
about it.

I'll really try to test this. If I lag in time much longer I'll post back a comment.


> Encoding Error When Getting For JavaDoc -doctitle
> --------------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: MJAVADOC-123
>                 URL:
>             Project: Maven 2.x Javadoc Plugin
>          Issue Type: Bug
>         Environment: Linux coco-laptop 2.6.20-15-generic #2 SMP Sun Apr 15 07:36:31 UTC
2007 i686 GNU/Linux
> Maven version: 2.0.6
>            Reporter: Steven Coco
>            Assignee: Vincent Siveton
>             Fix For: 2.3
>         Attachments: javadoc-encoding-2.tar.gz, javadoc-encoding-3-4.tar.gz, javadoc-encoding.tar.gz
> I have found an encoding handling error in JavaDoc generation.
> The POM for this project is in UTF-8 encoding. the element contains the
trade mark character, U+2122.
> When the JavaDoc plugin builds the documentation, the default HTML charset is used: ISO-8859-1.
> When viewing the JavaDoc pages, the trade mark character in the title has been munged:
> At some location, the project name's text is being copied and ported to the JavaDoc tool
in the wrong encoding.
> The attachment has a test case. Since it's very small, the javadoc has already been built
there to prevent any unwanted encoding mismatches during transmission of the attachment. View
the POM to see the trade mark character in the name. View target/site/apidocs/index.html to
see the munged trade mark character. View the src/main/java/overview.html file to see the
other content used for the API overview page.
> N.B.: In the attachment, all files are in UTF-8 encoding.

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