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From: Eric S Fraga <ucecesf@ucl.ac.uk>
To: Giovanni Ridolfi <giovanni.ridolfi@yahoo.it>
Cc: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org, Paul Mead <paul.d.mead@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: Strange character inserted by org-capture
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2010 14:56:56 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87k4kj29jb.fsf@pinto.chemeng.ucl.ac.uk> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <83y68zapqm.fsf@yahoo.it> (Giovanni Ridolfi's message of "Thu, 11 Nov 2010 15:39:45 +0100")

Giovanni Ridolfi <giovanni.ridolfi@yahoo.it> writes:

> 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.

This is the result of an UTF-8 encoded character being displayed as a
sequence of latin-1 (or similar encoding) characters.

: Eric S Fraga (GnuPG: 0xC89193D8FFFCF67D) in Emacs 23.2.1
: using Org-mode version 7.3 (release_7.3.49.g0239)

  reply	other threads:[~2010-11-11 14:57 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
2010-11-11 14:56   ` Eric S Fraga [this message]
2010-11-11 15:19   ` Paul Mead

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