Bug 43777 - Wrong encoding of <href> element in response
Summary: Wrong encoding of <href> element in response
Alias: None
Product: Apache httpd-2
Classification: Unclassified
Component: mod_dav (show other bugs)
Version: 2.2.6
Hardware: Other other
: P2 normal (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Apache HTTPD Bugs Mailing List
Keywords: MassUpdate
Depends on:
Reported: 2007-11-01 15:56 UTC by Rafa&#322; Malinowski
Modified: 2018-11-07 21:09 UTC (History)
0 users


Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.
Description Rafa&#322; Malinowski 2007-11-01 15:56:52 UTC
I'm using iso-8859-2 encoding for my system. I've created a directory in my webdav folder with 
iso-8859-2 characters: &#261;&#261;&#261;.

Response for PROPFIND on parent directory returns xml document in response with charset="utf-8", 
but <href> element for &#261;&#261;&#261; directory was in iso-8859-2 charset not in utf-8. I think there is missing 
conversion somewhere.

How to reproduce:
1. set up system for iso-8859-2 charset
2. set up a webdav server
3. create a webdav resource with iso-8859-2 charset
4. make PROPFIND for parent resource of created one, with depth 1
5. look at response, encoding of <href> element is wrong, not utf-8

Expected results:
<href> element is encoded using utf-8
Comment 1 William A. Rowe Jr. 2018-11-07 21:09:59 UTC
Please help us to refine our list of open and current defects; this is a mass update of old and inactive Bugzilla reports which reflect user error, already resolved defects, and still-existing defects in httpd.

As repeatedly announced, the Apache HTTP Server Project has discontinued all development and patch review of the 2.2.x series of releases. The final release 2.2.34 was published in July 2017, and no further evaluation of bug reports or security risks will be considered or published for 2.2.x releases. All reports older than 2.4.x have been updated to status RESOLVED/LATER; no further action is expected unless the report still applies to a current version of httpd.

If your report represented a question or confusion about how to use an httpd feature, an unexpected server behavior, problems building or installing httpd, or working with an external component (a third party module, browser etc.) we ask you to start by bringing your question to the User Support and Discussion mailing list, see [https://httpd.apache.org/lists.html#http-users] for details. Include a link to this Bugzilla report for completeness with your question.

If your report was clearly a defect in httpd or a feature request, we ask that you retest using a modern httpd release (2.4.33 or later) released in the past year. If it can be reproduced, please reopen this bug and change the Version field above to the httpd version you have reconfirmed with.

Your help in identifying defects or enhancements still applicable to the current httpd server software release is greatly appreciated.