Status: New
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Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium

New issue 2758 by Comparing UTF8 text files doesn't highlight correctly & downloaded diff is not UTF8

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What version are you running?

What's the URL of the page containing the problem?

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Compare UTF8 text files with multibyte characters.

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
The highlighting doesn't always select the correct character and the downloaded diff is not UTF8 - see the .css file for the downloaded diff and p5diff.txt for the result of "p5 diff -du -c"

Also included a screenshot showing incorrect & correct highlighting. If there are any multibyte characters before the diff, the diff is offset.

What operating system are you using? What browser?

Mac OSX 10.8.2
Safari 6.0.1

Please provide any additional information below.
I used post-review

        bug920012.patch.css  17.9 KB
        p5diff.txt  17.3 KB
        Screen Shot 10-2-12 at 2.48.46 PM.png  228 KB

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