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From: Giovanni Ridolfi <giovanni.ridolfi@yahoo.it>
To: Paul Mead <paul.d.mead@gmail.com>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Strange character inserted by org-capture
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2010 15:39:45 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <83y68zapqm.fsf@yahoo.it> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <878w10f89g.fsf@gmail.com> (Paul Mead's message of "Thu, 11 Nov 2010 10:46:03 +0000")

Paul Mead <paul.d.mead@gmail.com> writes:

Hi, Paulm
> I have the following setup in org-capture:
> (setq org-capture-templates (quote (
>                                     ("i" "Invoice" entry (file+headline "~/My Dropbox/gtd/invoicing.org" "Invoicing")
>                                      "* TODO %^{Supplier|supplier1|supplier2|supplier3} %^{Account} invoice %^{Invoice number} - £%^{Amount Ex VAT} - %^{Date (dd mmm yy)}\n%u"
> ))))
> I am experiencing some strange behaviour when using the last option
> (Invoice) on my XP machine. The template inserts a strange character (I
> don't recognise it but it looks like an upper case A with a symbol above
> it) immediately before the £ sign.

Also my template with the "÷" character showed the same behaviour.

I think it's a problem of file encoding. 

+ Is your .emacs utf-8? I mean the file where you store the 
                       "(setq org-capture-templates (quote"
+ is invoicing.org utf-8?

C-x RET f utf-8   # change file encoding


  reply	other threads:[~2010-11-11 14:39 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2010-11-11 10:46 Strange character inserted by org-capture Paul Mead
2010-11-11 14:39 ` Giovanni Ridolfi [this message]
2010-11-11 14:56   ` Eric S Fraga
2010-11-11 15:19   ` Paul Mead

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