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LO81815: SENDING MAIL FROM WM WITH UTF-8 CHARACTERS MAY HAVE CHARACTER CORRUPTION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Sending mail from WM with UTF-8 characters may have character
    corruption if the mail contains characters that are not included
     or match the local character set.  For example, characters with
     umlauts may show up as question marks instead of the correct
    characters.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Sending UTF-8 data from older Windows Mobile device may corrupt
    national language characters or DBCS characters.   Windows
    Mobile device level in question is rarely used anymore by end
    users.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The Notes Traveler server was updated to handle this scenario
    correctly.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    LO81815

  • Reported component name

    LOTUS NOTES TRA

  • Reported component ID

    5724E6204

  • Reported release

    901

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-09-03

  • Closed date

    2014-09-14

  • Last modified date

    2014-09-14

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    LOTUS NOTES TRA

  • Fixed component ID

    5724E6204

Applicable component levels

  • R853 PSY

       UP

  • R900 PSY

       UP

  • R901 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: IBM Traveler

Software version: 9.0.1

Reference #: LO81815

Modified date: 14 September 2014