Banshee does not adhere to LC_COLLATE

Bug #607112 reported by Tim Rørstrøm on 2010-07-19
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
banshee (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: banshee

Having set LC_COLLATE=da_DK.UTF-8 in /etc/environment, I would expect songs, artists etc. to be sorted A-Z,Æ,Ø,Å. This works for folders in e.g. evolution, but banshee treats 'ø' as 'o' and so forth.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: banshee 1.6.1-1~lucid1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-23.37-generic 2.6.32.15+drm33.5
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-23-generic i686
NonfreeKernelModules: nls_utf8 isofs ipt_MASQUERADE iptable_nat nf_nat xt_tcpudp nf_conntrack_ipv4 nf_defrag_ipv4 ipt_REJECT xt_conntrack nf_conntrack iptable_filter ip_tables x_tables binfmt_misc ppdev p4_clockmod nfsd exportfs nfs lockd nfs_acl auth_rpcgss sha256_generic aes_i586 aes_generic dm_crypt snd_hda_codec_idt snd_hda_intel snd_hda_codec snd_ca0106 snd_hwdep sunrpc snd_ac97_codec ac97_bus snd_pcm_oss snd_mixer_oss snd_pcm snd_seq_dummy snd_seq_oss snd_seq_midi snd_rawmidi snd_seq_midi_event snd_seq snd_timer snd_seq_device 8021q snd soundcore garp snd_page_alloc stp dell_wmi nvidia vga16fb vgastate joydev dcdbas usblp psmouse serio_raw lp parport raid10 raid456 async_raid6_recov async_pq raid6_pq async_xor xor async_memcpy async_tx raid1 multipath linear usbhid hid fbcon tileblit font bitblit softcursor uvesafb raid0 3c59x usb_storage intel_agp mii ahci e1000e agpgart
Architecture: i386
Date: Mon Jul 19 10:29:51 2010
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid Lynx" - Beta i386 (20100406)
ProcEnviron:
 LC_COLLATE=da_DK.UTF-8
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=en_DK.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: banshee

Tim Rørstrøm (timroerstroem) wrote :
Victor Vargas (kamus) wrote :

Have you tried to unset LC_COLLATE variable and then check if this issue is still persists? also if you can attach a screenshot of this problem would be appreciated. Thanks!

Changed in banshee (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Incomplete
Tim Rørstrøm (timroerstroem) wrote :

Unsetting LC_COLLATE does not resolve the problem.
I am attaching two screenshots, taken with LC_COLLATE=da_DK.UTF-8 from banshee and evolution, respectively. As you can see, evolution sorts the folders correctly, with "Å" following "T", whereas banshee does not ("Ø" incorrectly being seen simply as "O").

Tim Rørstrøm (timroerstroem) wrote :
Victor Vargas (kamus) wrote :

Tim have you checked if this behaviour is still occurring with release 1.8.0 of Banshee? (sorry for the delayed answer)

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

[Expired for banshee (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60 days.]

Changed in banshee (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
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