[Phpmyadmin-devel] problem in _ajaxResponse() ?

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Tue Dec 10 12:09:52 CET 2013

Le 2013-12-10 05:23, Rouslan Placella a écrit :
>> On 9 Dec 2013, at 21:03, Marc Delisle <marc at infomarc.info> wrote:
>> Marc Delisle a écrit :
>>> Hi Rouslan,
>>> I'm trying to debug a case where clicking on SQL does not bring the SQL 
>>> panel. Firebug shows me that the call to db_sql.php returns a null value 
>>> in message.
>>> I found how to trigger this behavior: having a public bookmark whose 
>>> label contains a character like "é". This server runs PHP 5.3.25.
>>> I think it happens because json_encode() is not happy with the content. 
>>> I have read on http://php.net/json_encode that this function expects 
>>> string data to be UTF-8 encoded.
>>> I have tried to use utf8_encode() on the results of $this->_getDisplay() 
>>> before assigning it to $this->_JSON['message'] but it produces mangled 
>>> HTML on my SQL page.
>>> Any hint?
>> It might be because my PMA__bookmark table contains old bookmarks which, 
>> in a prior version, stored these accented characters as is in the label. 
>> I tried creating a bookmark and with the current version, the label 
>> contains the equivalent encoded character.
> So, I guess this is a non-issue.

Well, I'm probably not the only user with bookmarks created in an older
version and containing such characters. You think that a FAQ entry
explaining this would suffice?

Marc Delisle
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