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Developer
Posts: 64
Registered: ‎09-10-2012
My Device: Developer
My Carrier: AMX

Accented characters not displayed correctly in Momentics IDE Version: 2.0

Hi guys

 

Yesterday Momentics notified me about an automatic update, so I installed it and now Momentics does not display correctly accented characters such as áéíóú.

The update is Version: 2.0 Build id: v201310251603

 

I had never messed with the encoding configuration, which supposedly is UTF-8 by default.

 

Since the update (, I believe, )  if I write 'á', the IDE displays it correctly but the app displays those characters (for example, in a SystemDialog) as garbage.

I changed the encoding to ISO-8859-1 and the same thing happens.

 

Now the weird thing is, if I set the encoding as ISO-8859-1, paste the content with accented characters from any other text editor and change the encoding to UTF-8, the IDE displays those characters as '�', but the app displays them correctly.

 

Before the update, what I typed was what I saw in the IDE as well as in the apps.

 

Is there any solution?

Thanks in advance.

 

Regards,

Pepe

Retired
Posts: 83
Registered: ‎10-10-2012
My Device: Z30
My Carrier: Bell

Re: Accented characters not displayed correctly in Momentics IDE Version: 2.0

Hi,

 

I'll look into the problem for you (thanks for the build id).

But - please confirm - when you are in the Momentics IDE - your "help about" shows "version : 10.2.1" ? 

 

g

Developer
Posts: 64
Registered: ‎09-10-2012
My Device: Developer
My Carrier: AMX

Re: Accented characters not displayed correctly in Momentics IDE Version: 2.0

Thanks!

 

Help -> About Momentics IDE only shows

Momentics® IDE for BlackBerry
Version: 2.0
Build id: v201310251603

 

If I click the QNX Software Systems Limited icon it shows a list which contains Momentics IDE 10.2.1.v201310251603 for Feature Id com.qnx.tools.bbt.ide

That's the only item with version 10.2.1, every other one is at 5.0.0

 

Below the list, this is displayed:

Momentics® Integrated Development Environment
Version: 5.0.0.v201310251603
Build id: v201310251603


Was that the info you were looking for?

 

Retired
Posts: 83
Registered: ‎10-10-2012
My Device: Z30
My Carrier: Bell

Re: Accented characters not displayed correctly in Momentics IDE Version: 2.0

Hi Pepe - thank you - the more info the better.

 

I've reported it internally - they are not able to reproduce the error.

 

They have asked me for your :

 

1 device OS version

2 device locale setting

3 if possible, bar-desciptor file (you can email it to gfioret AT blackberry DOT com (that is me)

4 Confirmation of the encoding used in the editor (in proj explorer, right-click properties on the file containing the accented text, see setting for ‘Text file encoding’)

 

g

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Developer
Posts: 64
Registered: ‎09-10-2012
My Device: Developer
My Carrier: AMX

Re: Accented characters not displayed correctly in Momentics IDE Version: 2.0

I'm testing on a Z10 with OS 10.0.10.88

The locale is Spanish

 

I'll send you some screenshots and their explanations.

 

Thanks for your help!