Last modified: 2010-05-15 15:37:46 UTC

Wikimedia Bugzilla is closed!

Wikimedia has migrated from Bugzilla to Phabricator. Bug reports should be created and updated in Wikimedia Phabricator instead. Please create an account in Phabricator and add your Bugzilla email address to it.
Wikimedia Bugzilla is read-only. If you try to edit or create any bug report in Bugzilla you will be shown an intentional error message.
In order to access the Phabricator task corresponding to a Bugzilla report, just remove "static-" from its URL.
You could still run searches in Bugzilla or access your list of votes but bug reports will obviously not be up-to-date in Bugzilla.
Bug 3898 - iso8859-1 conversion to utf-8 with upgrade1_5.php fails
iso8859-1 conversion to utf-8 with upgrade1_5.php fails
Status: RESOLVED INVALID
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Installer (Other open bugs)
1.5.x
PC Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
: ---
Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
:
Depends on:
Blocks:
  Show dependency treegraph
 
Reported: 2005-11-07 00:29 UTC by Andre Costa
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:37 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:
Web browser: ---
Mobile Platform: ---
Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Attachments

Description Andre Costa 2005-11-07 00:29:46 UTC
I am tryng to upgrade our 1.4.0 installation, which uses iso8859-1 to 1.5.2. I
ran maintenance/upgrade1_5.php and, apparently, all went fine (I have its
output, if it will help). The end result however is that chars like çáàé all
were replaced by ','.

Did I miss any step?
Comment 1 Andre Costa 2005-11-07 00:45:51 UTC
To make things worse: content on pages accessed through links that had iso8859-1
chars on it just disappeared. Labels for URLs show with those ',', but the URL
has been encoded like 

.../Migra%E7%E3o_para_vers%E3o_1.5

(wich should read "Migração_para_versão 1.5"). Clicking on the new URL leads to
an empty page (with "(There is currently no text in this page)" message);
clicking on the new URL

.../Migra%C3%A7%C3%A3o_para_vers%C3%A3o_1.5&action=edit

leads to an empty page with action=edit.

All iso8859-1 encoded URLs are listed as dead-end pages.

Until I figure out where this content is going, I am stuck with 1.4.0... (we got
lots of content that we cannot afford to miss). Any help will be much appreciated.

TIA

Andre
Comment 2 Rob Church 2006-06-15 07:32:13 UTC
I advise reading the mediawiki-l mailing list archives from late Summer 2005
through to the end of that year, and if no solutions match, taking the issue
there yourself.

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.


Navigation
Links