[ANNOUNCE] xproto 7.0.19
alan.coopersmith at oracle.com
Thu Nov 4 14:39:48 PDT 2010
Frédéric L. W. Meunier wrote:
> 2010/11/4 Matt Dew <matt at osource.org>:
>> 2010/11/4 Gaetan Nadon <memsize at videotron.ca>:
>>> On Wed, 2010-11-03 at 17:55 -0200, Frédéric L. W. Meunier wrote:
>>> About garbled text converting to txt, I also get it.
>>> So I am not the only one.
>>> The error you are talking about was fixed in my distro:
>>> xmlto (0.0.20-3) unstable; urgency=low
>>> * debian/control (Suggests): Added xmltex now providing passivetex
>>> (closes: #416622, #440518). Thanks to Robert Wohlrab.
>>> (Description): Added information about fop/docbook-xsl as
>>> alternative to passivetex.
>>> * debian/patches/499200_cannot_parse_XSLTPARAMS.dpatch: Added.
>>> - xmlto.in: Fixed error message using --stringparam switch
>>> (closes: #499200). Thanks to Zed Pobre.
>>> * debian/patches/00list: Adjusted.
>> What kind of garbled text? Is it basically one long line with no formatting?
> Here, I think it was a reader issue, because with Midnight Commander,
> in the last days, I'd see it garbled, but with notepad on Windows, it
> looks normal.
> Anyway, randrproto.txt looks a bit strange here. Things like.
> crtc: CRTC
> transform: TRANSFORM
> filter: STRING8
> values: LISTofFIXED
> Errors: Crtc, Match
Are you viewing in a UTF-8 locale? Many of our text documents assume
the UTF-8 character set, but unlike xml/html have no way to specify
that to the viewer.
In UTF-8 locales, those are line drawing characters:
randrproto.txt is a hand-written text file, not generated by any of our tools.
-Alan Coopersmith- alan.coopersmith at oracle.com
Oracle Solaris Platform Engineering: X Window System
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