I made a mistake when I applied the suggested patch. Now with iso-8858-1 changed to utf8 at two places, the patch gives correct result in both Linux and Windows XP in all output formats. So I think I can commit the patch, which obviously solved problem with Hebrew.

See also

http://www.gramps-project.org/bugs/view.php?id=2964

/Peter

> I tested on Windows XP with the default and strange things happened.

> With "-Tps" frames with the Gramps ID if the name contained non-latin.

> Others OK. With "-Tps:cairo" I got nothing; no file was generated. Dot was

> probably aborted. I didn't check whar happened.

> So conclusion, stay with charset="iso-8859-1"

>

> /Peter

>

> > > Why not use UTF8, which is the default for dot/graphviz?

> >

> > Maybe for Windows OS ??

> >

> > I don't want to hijack this post but same question for

> > plugins/docgen/ODFDoc.py :

> > zipinfo = zipfile.ZipInfo(name.encode('latin-1'))

> >

> >

> > Jérôme

> >

> > Peter Landgren a écrit :

> > > One question regarding this issue:

> > >

> > > Why do we specify charset="iso-8859-1" in the dot file?

> > >

> > > Why not use UTF8, which is the default for dot/graphviz?

> > >

> > > /Peter

> > >

> > > > The two patches for using ":cairo" has already been applied. In the

> > > >

> > > > suggested patch the combination Tps2:cairo is not allowed by

> > > > graphviz.

> > > >

> > > > /Peter

> > > >

> > > > > Forwarded from Launchpad:

> > > > >

> > > > > https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gramps/+bug/371105

> > > > >

> > > > >

> > > > >

> > > > > Using gramps 3.0.4-1 on 9.04.

> > > > >

> > > > > I had problems with Hebrew graphs since I wanted a multi-page

> > > > > output...

> > > > >

> > > > > So I fixed it...

> > > > >

> > > > > It should work with any language now (utf8).

> > > > >

> > > > > I didn't have the time to make a complete source tree, so the

> > > > > patch is

> > > > >

> > > > > just for the file, the file is in the ReportBase directory.

> > > > >

> > > > > Please forward this upstream...

> > > > >

> > > > > Thank you,

> > > > >

> > > > > David Kohen

> > > > >

> > > > >

> > > > >

> > > > > There is a patch as part of the bug.

> > > > >

> > > > >

> > > > >

> > > > > Duncan

> > >

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