Breaking: #72826 - Removed custom charset configuration for locales ¶
See Issue #72826
The TYPO3 Frontend resolved the TypoScript option
and stored the charset part within
. If the option
did not provide a charset (e.g. when it is set to
a “best guess” was done based on a static list set up in 2004.
has been removed, along with the following calculation options and methods
available in the CharsetConverter class:
The localeCharset option was solely used within the TypoScript functionality
custom character set was given, and a character set conversion from the “localeCharset” (based on the best guess
or explicitly set via
and it was different than the renderCharset option of
the TYPO3 Frontend.
When custom locales are configured in TypoScript which are not present on the server, or the character set of
differs from the
does not set a character set,
could lead to unexpected output in the TYPO3 Frontend.
Affected Installations ¶
Instances which have a different
character set given than set via
, or on
servers that don’t have the charset of the locale available but the output should be a certain but not given character set.
As this is a misconfiguration and only necessary if e.g. can not handle UTF-8 locales,
be set to
and the output should be renderCharset. On instances where
can be set to the custom character set (e.g.
In each case, it should be configured that the
option should have a character set given, to avoid
any side-effects with the TypoScript stdWrap option