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Is there a way to “replay” a packet capture of a smtp session for the purpose of debugging?

I'm troubleshooting a smtp issue involving character-set encoding and it's extremely difficult to involve the end user. I have a packet capture of an incoming smtp session that results in problematic ...
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MySQL's console client does not display non-latin symbols

I have installed mysql 5.6 on debian 7.10 from official mysql deb repository: deb http://repo.mysql.com/apt/debian/ wheezy mysql-5.6 So i have these packages installed: # dpkg -l | grep mysql | ...
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URL encoded URIs with umlauts not working on other Server

we are about to move our companies Website (Drupal 7) from the old Server A to the new Server B. As usual we ex-/imported the database and copied all the files via ftp. Since our company resides in ...
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Azure Media Services encode CCTV media

We are building a solution in Azure that will allow users to upload CCTV media content to our site. This media will then hopefully be encoded by Media Services but I have not found a solid list of ...
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Application localization problems in english windows server 2012

Here's what it is look like (encoding problems): OS is Windows Server 2012, English, clean installation. Previously I've tested this software with same server, but with russian OS version, it was ...
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Nginx decoding ampersand

We have canonical style URLs that we use for FB sharing. Facebook can scrape these pages for the info it needs to... these pages generate a specialized image to be shared by the user. A user can ...
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Squirrelmail, encode changes when replying emails

SM version 1.4.22 Centos 6.7 PHP 5.3.3 Apache 2.2.15 Plugins: filters delete_move_next message_details newmail translate squirrelspell set_user_data last versions Postfix 2.6.6, Dovecot 2.0....
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Jboss 5.01 GA on Linux : Encoding issues when sending mails

I am working on Jboss 5.01 GA on linux. I am sending an e-mail containing special characters encoded in html number through Jboss. and I got this : However this mail when send it through tomcat in ...
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samba4: charset encoding conversion error

During upgrade from samba-3.5 to samba-4.1, directive: display charset: UTF-8 was removed from smb.conf because it is deprecated; in the same smb.conf there is: unix charset: ISO-8859-15 Which is ...
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How to pass raw Ansible params to Windows cmd without any encoding/decoding?

I'm trying to set permissions to some windows directory like this # ansible example.com -m raw -a 'icacls D:\somedir\ /grant "! ЗАО. Руководство":F' -vvvvv and get windows error about invalid ...
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How to find difference in sending passwords to ProFTPD

There is a CentOS Server with proftpd installed, that works for a long time. Now I create a user the right way as the last time and check it with ftp command on windows CMD and it works. /etc/...
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Wrong filename encoding/decoding when downloading recursively with wget

I'm downloading files from a remote directory recursively using wget and whoever created the folders and files, used special characters such as è or Ó, when I download a single specificating the full ...
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Double URL encoding in IIS 7.5

I have a problem with encoding when passing URL parameters containing escaped characters. I have installed the same business software on two different servers, both are Server 2008 R2 with IIS 7.5 ...
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gunicorn behave differently when run from terminal and by service

I am using nginx+gunicorn+django for my website. The following is my gunicorn.conf file: description "Gunicorn daemon for Django project" start on (local-filesystems and net-device-up IFACE=eth0) ...
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Find difference in file encoding

I am sending email from the cmd with msmtp for that I do cat > test1 << EOF >From: "Tester" >test >EOF cat test1 | msmtp email@mail.com This works while: echo -e 'From: "Tester"...
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Hyphen character encoded as “%2D” with IIS6

A customer has set up a website on a server IIS6. In older versions of Firefox, they have a problem with a URL containing a hyphen character. When they request http://www.example.es/mas-info they ...
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xdg-open uses wrong character encoding on LTSP

I'm trying to open files in a local application on an LTSP system. But if the path name contains accented characters, like é, it can not be opened because the URI seems to be encoded wrong. The ...
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How do you prevent mod_rewrite from decoding a string in the path? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a restful API using mod_rewrite. I have the rule: RewriteRule v2/(.*)$ v1/index.php?request=$1 [QSA,NC,L] However the path could contain base64 encoded strings (i.e. can ...
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utf-8 filename are ruined when uploading through IIS

When I upload files with UFT-8 file name through IIS on my Windows Server file names are ruined. (They are changed as if they are encoded in ASCII and therefore they are no more accessible). I Wonder ...
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MySQL latin1 only for single PHP vhost

I have no control over the PHP application, but I have on Apache. I know how to set php_value for a particular vhost. I need to tell that vhost to use latin1 character set when connecting to MySQL ...
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Non-ASCII filenames are being broken in Jira on Debian

I have an old Jira 3.12 installed on Linux (Debian, 6.0.4). The encoding in OS is setup to UTF-8. My problem: if somebody adds an attachment with non-ASCII symbols in its filename, it is created ...
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Change default encoding order in locale -a

My ubuntu server output the following after a locale -a : C C.UTF-8 POSIX fr_FR.utf8 if i input export LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8,it changes a little bit : C C.UTF-8 fr_FR.utf8 POSIX Main difference is ...
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Is there a difference between en_US.utf8 and en_US.UTF-8?

Server info (DNS and IPs removed): cat /proc/version && uname -a && java -version Linux version 2.6.16.33-xenU (*************) (gcc version 4.1.1 20070105 (Red Hat 4.1.1-52)) #2 SMP ...
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Invalid character under centOS - in a config file edited under windows

edit: it was a syntax error - the IP is not supposed to be in this line. so nothing to do with encoding. Startup error: Error in "108.174.194.111 mta10.domain.com": invalid character (' ', 0x20) in ...
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Tomcat localhost_access_log.txt encoding

I run my web-app in Tomcat 7 and in the localhost_access_log.txt file I have the following lines 0:0:0:0:0:0:0:1 - - [25/Jun/2014:10:22:26 +0300] " Ì Èc£Ï!#ò2Tç¡$EI «àµ«]ëñʯ¯Ù (ÌÌÀ+À/ À " 400 - 0:...
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How to import MySQL dump which is encoded with quoted printable?

I got a MySQL DDL file ddl.sql which I would like to import. It starts like this: --=20MySQL=20dump=2010.11=0A--=0A--=20Host:=20localhost=20=20=20=20= Database:=20ww=0A--=20= -------------------------...
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Apache mod_wl encoding issue for URI part

I'm using Apache2 in combination with mod_wl_20.so to loadbalance to 2 weblogic instances. Apache is listening on 7070. This plugin is partialy removing the encoding of my URI of some searches which ...
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Cannot enter “Umlaute” on php console

I do have a problem with german "umlaute" on the console. Whereas I have no problem entering them on the bash console, it is a problem on the php console PHP is all set to UTF-8 iconv....
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How do I set proper Headers for JSON in Apache?

I have an Apache server which is serving out static JSON files. The Content Type is correctly being represented in the header with an Content-Type: application/json header. How do I add the correct ...
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Is there a legitimate reason to use an encoded word in any header other than the subject?

Encoded words allow non-US-ASCII characters to be encoded as US-ASCII and thus placed into email headers. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MIME#Encoded-Word Encoded words are often used in the Subject ...
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Character encoding of file names with autoindex at webserver on windows

I have set up a webserver on windows 8.1. Now i am having problems with the character encodings of links: There are directories and file names containing german umlauts (ä ö ü ß). The autoindex ...
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HTTP proxy to deal with different encoding [closed]

I am working on a web crawler, so I parse HTML pages. My problem is sometime the page encoding is not UTF8 (ISO, exotic Windows[0-9] etc..) and my analyser failled. I tried many solution in PHP/Java/...
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Filename encoding switched to UTF-8 by tar when untaring to Windows share

We have different Magento installations (webshop) that allows images to be added to a product freely. When an image is added to a product, the file is named in a specific way that sometimes ...
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CentOS: which font to use for Big5-encoded files?

This could be a very basic question, still... Which font do I need installed on my CentOS VM to display Big5-encoded files properly in the output of regular Unix commands like 'more', 'cat', etc. ? ...
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What encoding is used for non English languages in an email subject?

I'm writing a specification that essentially requires ASCII characters in an email message. I do recall that an email message can have a subject encoded in a foreign language, however I don't know ...
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URL Encoding force UTF-8 in CentOS 6.4

I have a simple html website in a CentOS 6.4 server. In every html page i have set <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8" /> I have already added in a .htaccess ...
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iis 7.5 wont serve up korean characters in my classic asp application

I have a classic ASP website hosted in IIS 7.5 - using a classic application pool pipeline. I have all my .Net Globalization settings set to UTF-8 encoding. However when my site outputs Korean ...
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Apache reverse proxy encodes characters

I have setup apache reverse proxy to serve bugzilla from behind a firewall with following config ProxyRequests Off ProxyPass /bugzilla http://88.88.88.75/bugzilla nocanon ProxyPassReverse /bugzilla ...
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SubversionEdge and Powergui: ViewVC shows BOM

I am trying to set up SVN repository and since we are limited to Windows as server system here, I chose SubversionEdge as SVN/ViewVC solution. Unfortunately for some reason all files that are created ...
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nginx: how to serve files in gzip format when client accepts “Accept-Encoding: gzip” and inflated otherwise?

I have a folder full of .gz files and would like to serve them transparently inflated if requested by a client that does not send Accept-Encoding: gzip in the request and as-is (gzip'd) otherwise. I ...
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CentOS server bash encoding issue

I think I'm having issues with bash character encoding. The machine is CentOS 6.2 on a rackspace cloud. For anyone not familiar with npm those characters should be vertical and horizontal pipes/...
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What would prevent IIS 7 from handling a URL including %20

I am dealing with a web server that resets the connection on any URL that includes an encoded space. e.g. http//somehost/some%20path causes the connection to be reset. I don't think it is permissions ...
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Linux not interpreting UTF8 encoded characters

So, having the following file Adán-y-Eva-50x50.jpg when I try to access it, apache translates it to Ad\xc3\xa1n-y-Eva-50x50.jpg and won't find it, even though it exists. This happens only for ...
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ProxyPass on httpd breaking encoding

We are sending content with multibyte character data to proxypass, which is converting the characters to %uFFFD when it hits our database. How do i prevent httpd from messing with the encoding like ...
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Email encoding on IIS7

All emails sent from the server are displaying Cyrillic letters as weird characters, for example: Можно. Regular alphabet letters are properly rendered. I searched all across the web but was ...
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nginx $uri is url decoded

I am using nginx as reverse proxy and I have 2 rules like: location ~ ^/indirect { rewrite ^/indirect(.*) /foobar$1; } location ~ ^/foobar { set $url http://example.com/something/index.php?var1=...
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What are these weird request paths on my Apache server? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are these weird access requests? I'm getting a lot of requests like these in my access.log: 203.186.107.226 - - [16/Oct/2012:07:07:39 +0000] "\xfc\x8f\xd29g\xc7O\x9bM\...
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Bash Redirection Encoding [closed]

I'm trying to use the command base64 somefile.ext to covert files to text. The only problem is that the file size increases by 35%, and that becomes unacceptable for my larger files. I suspect that ...
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Determine the default character encoding in a RedHat system

How do I determine the default character encoding in a RedHat system using the command line? I just want to know what encoding a Java app would use per default if none is specified
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ADSL throughput loss from Reed-Solomon encoding

I'm reading about ADSL starting here and I am confused by how the Reed-Solomon encoding for ECC is limiting the available transfer rate, as much as it does (nearly half). This pdf on the same subject ...