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Re: [Wireshark-dev] non-ASCII stuff in manuf

From: Guy Harris <guy_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Oct 25 2010 - 21:42:40 GMT
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On Oct 25, 2010, at 1:19 PM, Jeff Morriss wrote:

> I noticed this weekend that there's a bunch of non-ASCII characters in
> the manuf file.

Non-UTF-8, or non-ASCII? Non-UTF-8 won't work well in the GUI, or in TShark output if your locale doesn't use the encoding in question as the text encoding; UTF-8 *should* work in the GUI with GTK+ 2.x and later (if not, I'd argue there's a bug somewhere), but might not work in TShark if your locale doesn't use UTF-8 as the text encoding (perhaps we should make TShark, at least on UN*X, convert -T text output to the locale's text encoding using iconv).
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