Debian Bug report logs - #398274
lynx-cur: nowhere can see decoded "%E6%B5%B7" strings

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Package: lynx-cur; Maintainer for lynx-cur is Atsuhito KOHDA <>; Source for lynx-cur is src:lynx-cur.

Reported by: Dan Jacobson <>

Date: Sun, 12 Nov 2006 19:34:05 UTC

Severity: minor

Tags: fixed-upstream

Found in version lynx-cur/2.8.6pre4-1

Fixed in version lynx-cur/2.8.8pre1-1

Done: Atsuhito Kohda <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to,, Atsuhito KOHDA <>:
Bug#398274; Package lynx-cur. Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Dan Jacobson <>
Subject: lynx-cur: nowhere can see decoded "%E6%B5%B7" strings
Date: Mon, 13 Nov 2006 00:36:20 +0800
Package: lynx-cur
Version: 2.8.6pre4-1
Severity: minor

Consider a file that dumps
  $ lynx -dump file.html
     Importing text file





     1. http://localhost/mediawiki/index.php?title=%E6%B5%B7%E5%B2%B8%E5%B7%A1%E9%98%B2%E7%BD%B2
     2. http://localhost/mediawiki/index.php?title=%E8%A8%8E%E8%AB%96:%E6%B5%B7%E5%B2%B8%E5%B7%A1%E9%98%B2%E7%BD%B2

Well, nowhere in lynx, -dump or not, can one see the decoded strings,
like one at least can do in firefox's status bar. No we don't want to
GET the two URSs just to find out.

w3m same problem.

Added tag(s) fixed-upstream. Request was from Thomas Dickey <> to (Fri, 29 Nov 2013 01:51:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Reply sent to Atsuhito Kohda <>:
You have taken responsibility. (Tue, 03 Dec 2013 04:36:19 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Dan Jacobson <>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Tue, 03 Dec 2013 04:36:19 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #12 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Atsuhito Kohda <>
Subject: Bug#398274: fixed in lynx-cur 2.8.8pre1-1
Date: Tue, 03 Dec 2013 04:33:54 +0000
Source: lynx-cur
Source-Version: 2.8.8pre1-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
lynx-cur, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive.

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Atsuhito Kohda <> (supplier of updated lynx-cur package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Mon, 02 Dec 2013 15:45:55 +0900
Source: lynx-cur
Binary: lynx-cur lynx-cur-wrapper lynx
Architecture: source all amd64
Version: 2.8.8pre1-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Atsuhito KOHDA <>
Changed-By: Atsuhito Kohda <>
 lynx       - Text-mode WWW Browser (transitional package)
 lynx-cur   - Text-mode WWW Browser with NLS support (development version)
 lynx-cur-wrapper - Wrapper for lynx-cur (transitional package)
Closes: 254603 295273 334787 350853 398274 398304 404893 546264 584080 695653 720541 724812 729864
 lynx-cur (2.8.8pre1-1) unstable; urgency=low
   * New upstream release
    - add clarification in manpage regarding -force_html option versus -dump
      or -crawl.  (Closes: #254603, #295273)
    - simplify file-URLs shown in reference list of -dump.  (Closes: #334787)
    - improve manpage descriptions of -reload, -get_data and -post_data.
      (Closes: #350853)
    - modify the INFO page  (Closes: #398274)
    - extend the "Bad HTML" warning feature to -dump option when the -stderr
      option is also set (Closes: #398304)
    - modify configuration of COLOR_STYLE value in lynx.cfg, allowing multiple
      filenames to be specified and providing those as choices in the O'ptions
      menu (Closes: #404893)
    - correct search logic to match links which are wrapped on the right margin.
      (Closes: #546264)
    - add -list_inline option, which modifies -dump output to put links inline
      with the text.  (Closes: #584080)
    - improve warning message for GNUTLS_CERT_SIGNER_NOT_FOUND (Closes: #695653)
    - minor change to Content-Length logic to work with Amazon's cookies
      (Closes: #720541)
    - ignore non-fatal return codes from gnutls_handshake  (Closes: #724812)
   * Applied a patch to use dh_autotools-dev to update config.{sub,guess}
     for new ports.  Thanks to Matthias Klose <doko AT debian DOT org>
     (Closes: #729864)
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