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No Umlauts in passwords

Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2019 8:13 am
by Mangokaefer
Good Morning!
I tried to find a search in this forum, but couldn't find one. So, if this issue was already reported I apologise.

Unfortunately it is not possible to open ZIP or RAR with passwords containing umlauts (ÄÖÜ).
So if I have one of these files I need to move them from the MacBook to the iPad, open it in PDF Expert, zip it again and move it back to the MacBook.

Is it possible to change that in Keka? I love this app so much, but this umlaut thing is really annoying. :?

No Umlauts in passwords

Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2019 9:34 am
by aone
hi Mangokaefer, can you share a sample file (or two, ZIP and RAR) with that password? Thanks!

No Umlauts in passwords

Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2019 12:11 pm
by aone
Mangokaefer, I did replicated this issue. Doing some tests, this will requiere some time to fix, sorry about that. Can't you work using passwords without such umlauts characters?

No Umlauts in passwords

Posted: Mon Feb 25, 2019 12:19 pm
by aone
I've created a ticket for this one, all future information will go there: https://github.com/aonez/Keka/issues/373

No Umlauts in passwords

Posted: Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:48 am
by Mangokaefer
Hi aone, thank you for replicating and the ticket!
Well, I need to use umlauts in passwords if I get some files with an umlaut password and after reading and correcting, need to send them back with the same password. I already told some people (can't tell it everybody) to do it without umlauts, but they sometimes forget.
You see, it's a little problem :)
Thanks for helping. :keka:

No Umlauts in passwords

Posted: Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:03 am
by aone
I have a fix for RAR, not yet for ZIP. Work in progress! :mrgreen:

No Umlauts in passwords

Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2019 3:42 pm
by Mangokaefer
👍👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

No Umlauts in passwords

Posted: Tue Mar 26, 2019 7:36 am
by Mangokaefer
It works since the last update! Thank you!!!

(Maybe one day you can make it possible to also rar and zip with umlauts, so that one can send a reworked file back with the same password?)

No Umlauts in passwords

Posted: Tue Apr 02, 2019 6:50 am
by Mangokaefer
Oooops, not with ZIP. :P As you wrote. Was so happy about rar, so I didn't check if ZIP works, too, now.
Well, rar was more necessary. I can wait. :D