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Bug fix - Openfire cannot handle certain characters

Question asked by decrypter on Aug 10, 2012
Latest reply on Aug 17, 2012 by Daryl Herzmann

Hello, I have fix for a bug in the JID.java file that needs to go into the product.

 

To reproduce the issue you need to enter either "¸" or " ˘ " into the username field of the fastpath webchat. When you use these characters and click the "Send Message" button it will not connect to an agent.

Dubugging the source code showed that openfire server was not capable of handling there characters.

These are just two example characters that didn't work but there are many and is therefore an important fix for a multilingual product.

 

I have attached a patch for this and using I'm using version 3.6.4.

 

Let me know if you need more information.

 

You can get extra information at:

 

http://community.igniterealtime.org/message/224234#224234

 

and

 

http://community.igniterealtime.org/message/223759#223759

 

Thanks,

 

Chris

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