[xml/sgml-pkgs] Bug#400314: docbook-utils: utf-8 seems to be unsupported

Thomas Koch thkoch at ruhrgebietswiki.de
Mon May 7 09:25:48 UTC 2007

Package: docbook-utils
Version: 0.6.14-1
Followup-For: Bug #400314

The following docbook file isn't parsed corectly. Instead of german
umlauts, the rtf or pdf parser outputs two other characters. 
My system's locale is still iso sth., but the file is saved as utf-8.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE book PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN"
<title>Software Requirements</title>
<para>Dieses Dokument spezifiziert die Anforderungen des Projektnehmers, das PlanungsbÃŒro Schumacher (pbs), an einen sogenannten "online Planungsraum" (opr). Aufgrund der hier festgelegten Spezifikationen wird das Softwareprodukt vom Projekt.</para>

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 4.0
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (990, 'stable'), (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.18-4-k7 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=de_DE at euro, LC_CTYPE=de_DE at euro (charmap=ISO-8859-15)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages docbook-utils depends on:
ii  docbook-dsssl            1.79-4          modular DocBook DSSSL stylesheets,
ii  jadetex                  3.13-7.1        generator of printable output from
ii  lynx                     2.8.5-2sarge2.2 Text-mode WWW Browser
ii  perl                     5.8.8-7         Larry Wall's Practical Extraction 
ii  sgmlspl                  1.03ii-31       SGMLS-based example Perl script fo
ii  sp                       1.3.4-1.2.1-47  James Clark's SGML parsing tools
ii  w3m                      0.5.1-5.1       WWW browsable pager with excellent

Versions of packages docbook-utils recommends:
ii  docbook-xml                   4.4-5      standard XML documentation system,

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