[chirp_users] chirp_users Digest, Vol 109, Issue 6 and many others

Aubrey Turner aubrey.c.turner at gmail.com
Sat Jan 6 15:04:18 PST 2018


Taking another look at the original email, what I'm seeing is that the 
email sent by Fred appears to be using "smart quotes' on the Mac (or at 
least it's sent from "Mac OS X Mail 10.3" per the headers).


Here's what his email looks like internally (inside the MIME envelope):

    Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable
    Content-Type: text/plain;
    	charset=utf-8

    Tip - it=E2=80=99s not Mac iOS (that=E2=80=99s the OS for the iPhone). =
    It=E2=80=99s MacOS.

    FTDI does support Mac OS quite well. The cloning cables I've gotten =
    directly from the manufacturer or Valley Enterprises.

    73=E2=80=99s

    Fred
    KI7BCL


Note the use of the unicode code point E2 80 99, which is defined as:

U+2019 	’ 	e2 80 99 	RIGHT SINGLE QUOTATION MARK


(more here: 
http://www.utf8-chartable.de/unicode-utf8-table.pl?start=8192&number=128)

Chris appears to be using Hotmail (and charset ISO-8859-1) based on the 
headers in his email.

There's an article on Apple.com about this.  Apparently, disabling smart 
quotes will fix the issue:
- https://discussions.apple.com/thread/6322119

FYI--I've seen similar problems when people use Word to compose their 
emails and then copy-and-paste the text to the email client. Word also 
uses smart quotes (which means it's using the 'e2 80 99' code point 
instead of the old-fashioned regular apostrophe (code point 27)).

Although it seems to me that perhaps if smart quotes are becoming more 
common, that perhaps Hotmail should start supporting them correctly.  As 
I mentioned in a previous email, my Android email client (GMail app) had 
no issues with Fred's original email.  And now that I'm on my PC (Ubuntu 
16.04 LTS with Thunderbird), his email reads just fine (I.e. no 
extraneous question marks).  However, if I look very closely, I can see 
that the apostrophes in his first sentence are visually distinct from 
the apostrophe in his second sentence.  The difference being that the 
ones in the first sentence are smart quotes and the second sentence has 
the old standard apostrophe.  The same is true of the apostrophe in his 
sign-off '73's'.  The apostrophe is actually the "RIGHT SINGLE QUOTATION 
MARK' again, which is visually distinct.



On 01/06/2018 02:14 PM, Christopher F. Beesley wrote:
>
> Hi, Chris here. What's all this utter nonsense that is becoming more 
> and more common whereby the question mark is used instead of the 
> apostrophe? I'm fed up of seeing stuff that won't read easily because 
> of it, e.g. I?m fed up of seeing stuff that won?t read easily because 
> of it. It?s rubbish! Where did you lot learn English grammar'
>
> Chris. N.B. All punctuation errors above are deliberate, designed to 
> emphasise the point of this message.
>
>
>
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>    1. Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac (T.E. Klamberg Klamberg)
>    2. Re: Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac (Fred Dalzell)
>    3. Re: Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac (Jim McCorison)
>    4. Re: Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
>       (Nigel A. Gunn  G8IFF/W8IFF)
>    5. Re: Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac (Aubrey Turner)
>    6. Re: Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac (T.E. Klamberg Klamberg)
>    7. Wouxun KG-UV8E KG-UV8T KG-UV8D Plus (D.J.J. Ring, Jr.)
>    8. Linux PPA problem? (Tom Consodine ND5Y)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2018 17:31:13 -0600
> From: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>
> Subject: [chirp_users] Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> To: chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com
> Message-ID: <1A0978D7-3545-46A5-9A60-FAEF20F9553C at yahoo.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii"
>
> Here is the answer I got from FTDI regarding their cable chipsets!
> Let me ask again: how many of you are Mac iOS users, and where did you 
> get your cloning cables from?
> THanks.
> Tip N9MVX
>
> > Begin forwarded message:
> >
> > From: Cameron Forbes <cameron.forbes at ftdichip.com>
> > Subject: RE: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> > Date: January 5, 2018 at 16:41:00 CST
> > To: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>, US Support 
> <us.support at ftdichip.com>
> >
> > Tipton:
> >
> > FTDI does not support iOS.
> >
> >
> > Best Regards,
> >
> > Cameron Forbes
> > Customer Support Engineer
> >
> > Future Technology Devices International Limited
> > 7130 SW Fir Loop
> > Tigard, OR 97223-8160
> > Tel:   503.726.5415
> > Fax:  503.547.0987
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: T.E. Klamberg Klamberg [mailto:n9mvx at yahoo.com]
> > Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 8:37 AM
> > To: US Support
> > Subject: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> >
> > My question has to do with the FTDI chipset and Apple computers. I 
> have a MacBook Pro with iOS High Sierra version 10.13.2 installed.
> > Is your chipset compatible with that iOS?
> > Thank you.
> >
> > Tipton Klamberg
> > Mascoutah, Il 62258
> > (618) 670-1502
> > 
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> Message: 2
> Date: Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:37:23 -0800
> From: Fred Dalzell <dalzellf at mac.com>
> Subject: Re: [chirp_users] Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> To: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>, Discussion of CHIRP
>         <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com>
> Message-ID: <1553EFDF-5CEB-4DCF-812D-49B9C1DB5CCB at mac.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"
>
> Tip - it?s not Mac iOS (that?s the OS for the iPhone). It?s MacOS.
>
> FTDI does support Mac OS quite well. The cloning cables I've gotten 
> directly from the manufacturer or Valley Enterprises.
>
> 73?s
>
> Fred
> KI7BCL
>
>
>
> > From: T.E. Klamberg Klamberg via chirp_users
> > Sent: January 5, 2018 at 3:31:13 PM PST
> > To: chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com
> > Subject: [chirp_users] Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> >
> > Here is the answer I got from FTDI regarding their cable chipsets!
> > Let me ask again: how many of you are Mac iOS users, and where did 
> you get your cloning cables from?
> > THanks.
> > Tip N9MVX
> >
> >> Begin forwarded message:
> >>
> >> From: Cameron Forbes <cameron.forbes at ftdichip.com 
> <mailto:cameron.forbes at ftdichip.com>>
> >> Subject: RE: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> >> Date: January 5, 2018 at 16:41:00 CST
> >> To: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com 
> <mailto:n9mvx at yahoo.com>>, US Support <us.support at ftdichip.com 
> <mailto:us.support at ftdichip.com>>
> >>
> >> Tipton:
> >>
> >> FTDI does not support iOS.
> >>
> >>
> >> Best Regards,
> >>
> >> Cameron Forbes
> >> Customer Support Engineer
> >>
> >> Future Technology Devices International Limited
> >> 7130 SW Fir Loop
> >> Tigard, OR 97223-8160
> >> Tel:   503.726.5415
> >> Fax:  503.547.0987
> >>
> >>
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: T.E. Klamberg Klamberg [mailto:n9mvx at yahoo.com 
> <mailto:n9mvx at yahoo.com>]
> >> Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 8:37 AM
> >> To: US Support
> >> Subject: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> >>
> >> My question has to do with the FTDI chipset and Apple computers. I 
> have a MacBook Pro with iOS High Sierra version 10.13.2 installed.
> >> Is your chipset compatible with that iOS?
> >> Thank you.
> >>
> >> Tipton Klamberg
> >> Mascoutah, Il 62258
> >> (618) 670-1502
> >> 
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> Message: 3
> Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2018 15:40:09 -0800
> From: Jim McCorison <jimmcc at mccorison.com>
> Subject: Re: [chirp_users] Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> To: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>, Discussion of CHIRP
>         <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com>
> Message-ID: <195DAE54-698B-4670-BFFD-7FF5D58D97A6 at mccorison.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"
>
> Are you asking about iOS, the operating systems on devices like 
> iPhones and iPads; or about MacOS, the operating system on MacBook 
> laptops and iMac desktops? You specifically stated a version of High 
> Seria which makes me think you are actually asking about MacOS, 
> especially since Chirp doesn?t run on iOS. Both FTDI and clone cables 
> are supported on MacOS as well as it?s predecessor Mac OS X.
>
> Cheers,
> Jim
> K2SON
>
>
> Jim McCorison
> Orcas Island, WA
>
> > On Jan 5, 2018, at 3:31 PM, T.E. Klamberg Klamberg via chirp_users 
> <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com> wrote:
> >
> > Here is the answer I got from FTDI regarding their cable chipsets!
> > Let me ask again: how many of you are Mac iOS users, and where did 
> you get your cloning cables from?
> > THanks.
> > Tip N9MVX
> >
> >> Begin forwarded message:
> >>
> >> From: Cameron Forbes <cameron.forbes at ftdichip.com>
> >> Subject: RE: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> >> Date: January 5, 2018 at 16:41:00 CST
> >> To: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>, US Support 
> <us.support at ftdichip.com>
> >>
> >> Tipton:
> >>
> >> FTDI does not support iOS.
> >>
> >>
> >> Best Regards,
> >>
> >> Cameron Forbes
> >> Customer Support Engineer
> >>
> >> Future Technology Devices International Limited
> >> 7130 SW Fir Loop
> >> Tigard, OR 97223-8160
> >> Tel:   503.726.5415
> >> Fax:  503.547.0987
> >>
> >>
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: T.E. Klamberg Klamberg [mailto:n9mvx at yahoo.com]
> >> Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 8:37 AM
> >> To: US Support
> >> Subject: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> >>
> >> My question has to do with the FTDI chipset and Apple computers. I 
> have a MacBook Pro with iOS High Sierra version 10.13.2 installed.
> >> Is your chipset compatible with that iOS?
> >> Thank you.
> >>
> >> Tipton Klamberg
> >> Mascoutah, Il 62258
> >> (618) 670-1502
> >> 
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> >> Registered in Scotland No 136640
> >> This message contains confidential information and is intended only 
> for the individual named. If you are not the named addressee you 
> should not disseminate, distribute or copy this e-mail. Please notify 
> the sender immediately by e-mail if you have received this e-mail by 
> mistake and delete this e-mail from your system. E-mail transmission 
> cannot be guaranteed to be secure or error-free as information could 
> be intercepted, lost, destroyed, arrive late or incomplete. The sender 
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> Message: 4
> Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2018 18:45:02 -0500 (EST)
> From: "Nigel A. Gunn  G8IFF/W8IFF" <nigel at ngunn.net>
> Subject: Re: [chirp_users] Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> To: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>, Discussion of CHIRP
>         <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com>
> Message-ID: <1466364904.603265.1515195902970 at email.1and1.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="utf-8"
>
> "FTDI doesn't support iOS" isn't the same thing as " iOS doesn't 
> support FTDI"
>
> Just buy a cable for your radio, perhaps from your radio 
> manufacturer's web site, and try it. Report back on your findings.
>
>
> >     On 05 January 2018 at 18:31 "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg via 
> chirp_users" <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com> wrote:
> >
> >     Here is the answer I got from FTDI regarding their cable chipsets!
> >     Let me ask again: how many of you are Mac iOS users, and where 
> did you get your cloning cables from?
> >     THanks.
> >     Tip N9MVX
> >
> >
> >         > >         Begin forwarded message:
> > >
> > >         From: Cameron Forbes <cameron.forbes at ftdichip.com 
> mailto:cameron.forbes at ftdichip.com <mailto:cameron.forbes at ftdichip.com> >
> > >         Subject: RE: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> > >         Date: January 5, 2018 at 16:41:00 CST
> > >         To: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com 
> mailto:n9mvx at yahoo.com <mailto:n9mvx at yahoo.com> >, US Support 
> <us.support at ftdichip.com mailto:us.support at ftdichip.com 
> <mailto:us.support at ftdichip.com> >
> > >
> > >         Tipton:
> > >
> > >         FTDI does not support iOS.
> > >
> > >
> > >         Best Regards,
> > >
> > >         Cameron Forbes
> > >         Customer Support Engineer
> > >
> > >         Future Technology Devices International Limited
> > >         7130 SW Fir Loop
> > >         Tigard, OR 97223-8160
> > >         Tel:   503.726.5415
> > >         Fax:  503.547.0987
> > >
> > >
> > >         -----Original Message-----
> > >         From: T.E. Klamberg Klamberg [mailto:n9mvx at yahoo.com]
> > >         Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 8:37 AM
> > >         To: US Support
> > >         Subject: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> > >
> > >         My question has to do with the FTDI chipset and Apple 
> computers. I have a MacBook Pro with iOS High Sierra version 10.13.2 
> installed.
> > >         Is your chipset compatible with that iOS?
> > >         Thank you.
> > >
> > >         Tipton Klamberg
> > >         Mascoutah, Il 62258
> > >         (618) 670-1502
> > > 
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> Message: 5
> Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2018 17:46:11 -0600
> From: Aubrey Turner <aubrey.c.turner at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [chirp_users] Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> To: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>, Discussion of CHIRP
>         <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com>
> Message-ID:
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>
> Unfortunately, he answered the wrong question. Mac uses macOS (formerly
> known as OS X), not iOS. IOS is for the iPhone and iPad.
>
> Here's the page that has the driver from FTDI:
> http://www.ftdichip.com/Drivers/VCP.htm
>
>
>
>
> On Jan 5, 2018 5:31 PM, "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg via chirp_users" <
> chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com> wrote:
>
> Here is the answer I got from FTDI regarding their cable chipsets!
> Let me ask again: how many of you are Mac iOS users, and where did you get
> your cloning cables from?
> THanks.
> Tip N9MVX
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
> *From: *Cameron Forbes <cameron.forbes at ftdichip.com>
> *Subject: **RE: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac*
> *Date: *January 5, 2018 at 16:41:00 CST
> *To: *"T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>, US Support <
> us.support at ftdichip.com>
>
> Tipton:
>
> FTDI does not support iOS.
>
>
> Best Regards,
>
> Cameron Forbes
> Customer Support Engineer
>
> Future Technology Devices International Limited
> 7130 SW Fir Loop
> Tigard, OR 97223-8160
> Tel:   503.726.5415 <(503)%20726-5415>
> Fax:  503.547.0987 <(503)%20547-0987>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: T.E. Klamberg Klamberg [mailto:n9mvx at yahoo.com <n9mvx at yahoo.com>]
> Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2018 8:37 AM
> To: US Support
> Subject: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
>
> My question has to do with the FTDI chipset and Apple computers. I have a
> MacBook Pro with iOS High Sierra version 10.13.2 installed.
> Is your chipset compatible with that iOS?
> Thank you.
>
> Tipton Klamberg
> Mascoutah, Il 62258
> (618) 670-1502
> [FT-X]<http://www.ftdichip.com/FT-X.htm?utm_source=
> EmailfooterApril17&utm_medium=EmailfooterApril17&utm_
> campaign=EmailfooterApril17&utm_term=EmailfooterApril17&
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> Registered in Scotland No 136640
> This message contains confidential information and is intended only 
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> Date: Sat, 6 Jan 2018 03:09:07 +0000 (UTC)
> From: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>
> Subject: Re: [chirp_users] Fwd: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> To: Aubrey Turner <aubrey.c.turner at gmail.com>, Discussion of CHIRP
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> I see clearly where the mistake was made...by me. I?m the one that 
> used ?iOS? instead of just ?Mac OS?. I learned something today. So I 
> will order the cables I need for my two Yaesus, download CHIRP to my 
> MacBook Pro and go on from there. Thanks to all for your assistance.
> Tip, N9MVX
>
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> On Friday, January 5, 2018, 17:46, Aubrey Turner 
> <aubrey.c.turner at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Unfortunately, he answered the wrong question. Mac uses macOS 
> (formerly known as OS X), not iOS. IOS is for the iPhone and iPad.?
> Here's the page that has the driver from 
> FTDI:http://www.ftdichip.com/Drivers/VCP.htm
>
>
>
>
> On Jan 5, 2018 5:31 PM, "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg via chirp_users" 
> <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com> wrote:
>
> Here is the answer I got from FTDI regarding their cable chipsets!Let 
> me ask again: how many of you are Mac iOS users, and where did you get 
> your cloning cables from?THanks.Tip N9MVX
>
>
> Begin forwarded message:
> From: Cameron Forbes <cameron.forbes at ftdichip.com>
> Subject: RE: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
> Date: January 5, 2018 at 16:41:00 CST
> To: "T.E. Klamberg Klamberg" <n9mvx at yahoo.com>, US Support 
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> Tipton:
>
> FTDI does not support iOS.
>
>
> Best Regards,
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> -----Original Message-----
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> Subject: FDTI chip compatibility with Mac
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> My question has to do with the FTDI chipset and Apple computers. I 
> have a MacBook Pro with iOS High Sierra version 10.13.2 installed.
> Is your chipset compatible with that iOS?
> Thank you.
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> Message: 7
> Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2018 23:01:37 -0500
> From: "D.J.J. Ring, Jr." <n1ea at arrl.net>
> Subject: [chirp_users] Wouxun KG-UV8E KG-UV8T KG-UV8D Plus
> To: Discussion of CHIRP <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com>
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> To all who have been following the work on Wouxun KG-UV8E issue #3943.
>
> I uploaded a debug log and I wasn't expecting my username and password to
> be in plain text, so the entire issue had to be deleted.  (Thanks Dan)
>
> The project is moved:
> Wouxun KG-UV8E KG-UV8T KG-UV8D Plus
> <https://chirp.danplanet.com/issues/5481>
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> Message: 8
> Date: Sat, 6 Jan 2018 12:46:46 -0600
> From: Tom Consodine ND5Y <nd5y at yahoo.com>
> Subject: [chirp_users] Linux PPA problem?
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> I'm using Ubuntu linux here and a couple days ago I got the new daily
> build available e-mail notice but I never got the new version when I did
> a system upgrade.
>
> Today I looked at the Chirp Launchpad PPA page and it shows the latest
> chirp-daily is 20180104 but then it says "5 packages waiting to build".
>
> Is the PPA broken or something?
>
> -- 
> Tom ND5Y
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