[mythtv-users] [mythtv] MythVideo: Videos with special characters in filename are not found

Chris Pinkham cpinkham at bc2va.org
Sat May 29 14:40:38 UTC 2010

* On Sat May 29, 2010 at 10:36:53AM -0400, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 5/29/2010 04:57, Mirko wrote:
> >I have a problem with the new version 0.23 of MythTV.
> No you're not.  You're running 0.23rc2.  Bugs will only be accepted if 
> they exist in the current version of MythTV.  That means the latest 
> revision on trunk or branches/release-0-23-fixes.  Ubuntu tracks the 
> fixes branch, so if you update through their package system, you will 
> get the proper version.
> >If I copy a video with special characters (umlauts like ) in the 
> >filename into the directory /var/lib/mythtv/videos/ I can't see this 
> >video in MythTV (MediaLibrary - Watch Videos). All other videos 
> >(without any umlauts) I can see without problems.
> The ticket was closed invalid, called a 'character set issue'.  Please 
> run 'locale' in a terminal and reply with the output.

And if/when you reply, please don't reply-all, this is a -users issue,
and should not be on the -dev list or CC-ed to both.  CC-ing both lists
is also undesired.


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