[squeak-dev] unrecognized unicode characters

Gonzalo Romano gonzalo.romano at gmail.com
Tue Aug 30 12:26:31 UTC 2011

Hi levente thanks for you answer, the idea was just to process the
files, I'm sure the files are in utf8, I've used squeakToUtf8 to
convert the string and write the files, but no luck.

am I using the wright text converter?
I'm doing some stuff with regexp, and rewriting the file, these
characters have no translation to ascii or iso could that be the

2011/8/29 Levente Uzonyi <leves at elte.hu>:
> On Mon, 29 Aug 2011, Gonzalo Romano wrote:
>> Hi, I'been working on a script to fix some xml files for a web
>> application, and I'm having some trouble with character encoding.
>> Tt seems there are some characters that squeak does not recognize like
>> "..." -> u2026,  u2014, that ms word uses on their text files...
>> Could anyone confirm this?, and maybe provide a workaround...
>> thanks in advance!
> Would you like to display those documents in Squeak or just process the
> files with a program you wrote?
> In the first case you have to install and use a font, that contains the
> missing characters (the default font doesn't contain these).
> In the second case you have to make sure that you're using the right text
> converter for your document.
> Levente
>> --
>> Gonzalo, Romano

Gonzalo, Romano

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