[Libreoffice] Cyrillic encoding in Calc

Kohei Yoshida kyoshida at novell.com
Tue Apr 19 10:12:00 PDT 2011

On Tue, 2011-04-19 at 18:51 +0200, Andras Timar wrote:
> Hi Kohei,
> 2011/4/19 Kohei Yoshida <kyoshida at novell.com>:
> > https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=33100
> >
> > but soon realized that I don't have a reproducible case.  Judging by the
> > bug description all I need to have is the right website page to
> > copy-n-paste some Cyrillic symbols from.
> >
> > Could anyone help me find one such page that reliably reproduce this
> > encoding problem?
> >
> It is the 1C application itself which put wrong data on the clipboard
> - see the first comment:
> "As far as I know this is connected with 1C which transfer data in Excel 95
> format in clipboard dropping encoding information and OOo thinks it's Latin1."

Ah!  I got it.  So it's some third party app that copies data in Excel
95 format to the system clipboard...

> I'm not sure you can test it without 1C. Do you have Russian Excel 95
> by any chance? That may have the same problem.

I'm afraid I don't have Russian Excel 95 handy.  I could set up a VM for
this, but that would take awhile...

Anyway, thanks for your input, Andras.  This helps clarifies the

Kohei Yoshida, LibreOffice hacker, Calc
<kyoshida at novell.com>

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