[Blink] bonjour neighbor bug with 'ü' character in name

Adrian Georgescu ag at ag-projects.com
Wed Jul 21 14:15:22 CEST 2010

Hi Michael,

Thanks for the bug report!


On Jul 21, 2010, at 1:59 PM, Michael Iedema wrote:

> Hello Blink devs,
> We think we've spotted a bug with either the recognition or display of
> Bonjour Neighbors with a 'ü' in their name. Here's what we observed:
> Three macs, all running Blink 0.19.1. Of the three "neighbors" two can
> recognize each other. The third neighbor is not recognized when his
> name is "über". Once he changes his bonjour name to "ueber" he is
> instantly recognized by the other two neighbors. He can, however, see
> the other two neighbors regardless of his name.
> Now for the funny part. When we cannot see über, he can see both of
> the other peers and also call them. When I receive a call from him, it
> rings on my side giving an audio cue of the call but no visual cues
> (drawer remains closed, cannot answer call, does not appear in list).
> There seems to be a state disconnect between internally recognized
> neighbors and graphically indicated neighbors. The Blink logs simply
> state:
> 2010-07-21 13:44:00   Discovered new Bonjour neighbour: über
> sip:pcrtvbxi at ip:61399
> 2010-07-21 13:44:08   Bonjour neighbour removed: sip:pcrtvbxi at ip:61399
> Bonjour Browser shows the neighbor regardless of name.
> Trivial encoding bug?
> Thanks for the great software, guys! We use it everyday here. Keep up
> the great work and let me know if you need any more logs.
> -Michael
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