Bug#599197: gnome-orca: Bad display of orca's preferences menu

Josselin Mouette joss at debian.org
Fri Nov 19 12:34:19 UTC 2010

Le jeudi 18 novembre 2010 à 17:10 +0100, Samuel Thibault a écrit :
> > Such a change should be documented in the release notes of course, but
> > IMO for wheezy this should be the end of non-UTF8.
> Well, make a poll on debian-devel, I guess you'll get some strong
> rejection. 

Well, they can reject whatever they like. Unless they are volunteering
to co-maintain the relevant packages and ensure they work with legacy
locales, this is irrelevant.

> Actually, a lot of Debian tools are still unable to handle
> UTF-8 stuff.

They should be ditched, since it means they don’t work on a correctly
configured system.

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