Author Topic: SOLVED - BUG v1.02.06 Playlists ignore filenames with non-ASCII characters  (Read 1509 times)

April 19, 2009, 12:30:15 PM
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k11h

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If I add files with filenames containing norwegian characters () to a playlist, the files do not show up when opening playlist in WDTV.

Get identical result with m3u, pls and wpl.

Edit: If I change the encoding of the entire file to UTF-8 it appears to work. This results in non-ASCII characters encoded with their two-byte UTF-8 code are shown with correct letter in GUI and most important: they also play fine:)

Now if only the automatic sorting of playlists could be removed/made optional
« Last Edit: April 23, 2009, 12:18:53 AM by k11h »

April 19, 2009, 03:03:50 PM
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hurdlea

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I've had this problem with any non-alpha numeric character in the folder names.

I had an artist with a ';' in the title which would not show-up in the folder navigation.