revBrowser and spaces in URLs

François Chaplais francois.chaplais at
Fri Oct 12 17:41:19 EDT 2007

Le 10 oct. 07, à 14:39, Henk van der Velden a écrit :

> Hi Eric,
> I've tried that already, but without succes.
> Urlencode turns "pdtex 1-2.jpg" into "pdtex+1-2.jpg". However this  
> doesn't display the file and it doesn't produce an error message  
> either.

same thing for me (macOS 10.3.9):  the output of URLEncode is unusable.  
The strangest thing is that it converts slash caracters into %3A
for instance I get
Is there a way to report this kind of bug?

> In the mean time I've tested this on Win XP and there all works fine.
>>> I try to load some files in revBrowser that have spaces in their  
>>> names ("pdtex 1-2.jpg"). revBrowser won't display these files. I  
>>> don't get an error message either. This happens both with local  
>>> files (file://) and files from a webserver (http://). Is there a  
>>> workaround for this problem?
>>> I have tested the same URL's in Safari, and they are handled OK.
>>> This happens on Mac OS X 10.4.10, Safari 3.0.3. I haven't tested on  
>>> Win yet.
>> Just urlEncode the url first and it should work: see urlEncode/  
>> urlDecode entries in the docs.
> Kind regards,
> Henk
> --------------------------
> Henk v.d. Velden
> iGlow Media
Francois Chaplais

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