Hebrew bookmarks are not displayed

Bug #112358 reported by Yaron Tausky on 2007-05-04
4
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Epiphany Browser
Expired
Medium
epiphany-browser (Ubuntu)
Low
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

Binary package hint: epiphany-browser

I'm using Epiphany with an English locale, and I have bookmarks with both English and Hebrew titles. While the ones with the English titles are displayed properly in the bookmarks menu, the ones with the Hebrew titles appear as empty menu items (except for the favicon, for websites that have one). When using a Hebrew locale I get the opposite problem: Hebrew bookmarks are displayed, and English ones aren't.
This is a regression from previous versions, in which the bookmarks behaved properly.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri May 4 17:43:11 2007
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 7.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/epiphany
Package: epiphany-browser 2.18.1-0ubuntu1
PackageArchitecture: i386
ProcCmdline: epiphany --new-tab http://www2.technion.ac.il/~survey/phpQ/fillsurvey.php?sid=8
ProcCwd: /home/giraffe
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=en_GB.UTF-8
 PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/bin/X11:/usr/games
 LANG=en_GB.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: epiphany-browser
Uname: Linux bunnybook 2.6.20-15-generic #2 SMP Sun Apr 15 07:36:31 UTC 2007 i686 GNU/Linux

Yaron Tausky (yaront) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug. Could you make a screenshot?

Changed in epiphany-browser:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Unconfirmed → Needs Info
Yaron Tausky (yaront) wrote :

Of course, here's a screenshot.

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :
Changed in epiphany-browser:
status: Needs Info → Confirmed
Changed in epiphany-browser:
status: Unknown → Unconfirmed
Changed in epiphany-browser:
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed
Changed in epiphany-browser:
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Oz123 (nahumoz) wrote :

I've tried epiphany in Debian Etch. The problem doesn't exist there.
It does, however, exists in Ubuntu Feisty and Gutsy.
The same problem as described above:
In English local Hebrew page titles are broken, In Hebrew local the English titles are broken.

This bug also exists in gnome bugzilla as bug #413263, but since it doesn't exist in Debian, I think one of the two has happened:
1. Something in newer gnome/pango version broke the correct display.
2. Ubuntu packages are not compiled right.

Can someone check this against other distros ?

Changed in epiphany-browser:
importance: Unknown → Medium
Changed in epiphany-browser:
status: Confirmed → Expired
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