Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#8024 closed Bug report (invalid)

Section sign (§) in password does not work for SFTP

Reported by: Kissaki Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: FileZilla Client
Keywords: sftp Cc:
Component version: Operating system type: Windows
Operating system version: windows 7 x64

Description

With an account I connect to via SFTP, which has a section sign (§) in its password, I can not authenticate.
If I remove just that single character from the password, it works though.

Authentication and usage works with other Client WinSCP; so it is very probably an issue of FileZilla.

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by Kissaki

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

In fact, this was an encoding problem.
Filezilla was sending UTF-8 whereas winscp and where the password was set from used a different encoding.
Thus, a non-issue.

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