[Bug 57008] Wrting _x0427_ to a string cell changes the string to some strange UTF-8 character

classic Classic list List threaded Threaded
1 message Options
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view
|

[Bug 57008] Wrting _x0427_ to a string cell changes the string to some strange UTF-8 character

Bugzilla from bugzilla@apache.org
https://bz.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=57008

--- Comment #17 from Mark Murphy <[hidden email]> ---
(In reply to Matthias Gerth from comment #15)
> Why should utfEscape() not escape things like "_x005F_x####_"?
> If I want a cell that contains the string "_x005F_x####_" it needs to be
> escaped as "_x005F_x005F_x####_" in the file so we get a cell that contains
> "_x005F_x####_".
> That is the workaround I'm currently running.

Agreed, I was just thinking myself into a loop, and then trying to avoid it. We
should check Excel to see how it stores various versions of "_x005f_x####",
"_x005f_x005f_x####", _x005f_x005f_x005f_x####_", ... there should be a
pattern.

--
You are receiving this mail because:
You are the assignee for the bug.
---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: [hidden email]
For additional commands, e-mail: [hidden email]