[mythtv-users] mythrename.pl problems with german umlauts

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Apr 9 00:44:11 UTC 2006

On 03/19/2006 12:46 AM, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 03/16/2006 01:11 PM, Christophe Zwecker wrote:
>> Christophe Zwecker wrote:
>>> Thomas Börkel wrote:
>>>> Christophe Zwecker wrote:
>>>>> whenever there a recording with a german umlaut it brakes mythweb 
>>>>> because the link created is broken und thus no preview image can be 
>>>>> displayed either.
>>>>> Is there a way to have this workout ?
>>>> Just tried and works fine here. Maybe a problem with your grabber?
>>> you have a tv show recorded that contains umlauts in its name or 
>>> description ? Because with those mythweb doesnt show a preview 
>>> thunmbnail and the download link presented is garbled.
>>> Mythrename renamed it right with umlauts and so, but the browser does 
>>> display the umlauts as garbled when its in a link...
>>> works for you ?
>> well I fixed it myself I added the following to mythrename.pl:
> The problem is actually with MythWeb, not with mythrename.pl.

Chris just fixed this MythWeb problem in 
(although, the fix relies on a new feature, so I don't think it will be 
ported to 0.19-fixes).

Something to look forward to in 0.20.  :)


More information about the mythtv-users mailing list