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Bug 234438

Summary: File names with accents ("Umlaute") are not accepted
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Richard Körber <redhat>
Component: pdftkAssignee: Jochen Schmitt <jochen>
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Richard Körber 2007-03-29 08:57:48 UTC
Description of problem:
When trying to use pdftk with pdf files having accented file names, pdftk is
unable to open those files.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. pdftk frühling.pdf sommer.pdf herbst.pdf winter.pdf cat output jahr.pdf
--> Error: Failed to open PDF file: 
Errors encountered.  No output created.
Done.  Input errors, so no output created.
2. mv frühling.pdf fruehling.pdf
3. pdftk fruehling.pdf sommer.pdf herbst.pdf winter.pdf cat output jahr.pdf
--> Working now!
Actual results:
Error: Failed to open PDF file: 

Expected results:
pdftk is able to open those files.

Additional info:
This is a standard FC6 installation. $LANG is "de_DE.UTF-8".

Comment 1 Jochen Schmitt 2007-06-21 20:11:17 UTC

I have send you issue as an bugreport to the upstream author.

Best Regards:

Jochen Schmitt