Multiple call for Iconv

John Tytgat joty at
Tue Sep 18 20:04:48 BST 2012

In message <52d131dde6mail at>
          <mail at> wrote:

> Having installed Reporter for another unrelated reason, I have noticed that
> on every occasion a Netsurf window is opened, Netsurf calls for the Iconv
> module.
> e.g. :
> 16:08:19.82 [Appl/NetSurf] RMEnsure Iconv 0.04 RMload System:Modules.Iconv
> 16:08:19.82 [Appl/NetSurf] RMEnsure Iconv 0.04 Error 16_10F iconv support
> requires the Iconv module 0.04 or newer
> [...] The above is repeated 32 times each time a new
> window is opened!

Right, this is done by UnixLib for each iconv_open() call and should
actually only be done once when it is successful.  I'll queue a fix
for UnixLib but it could take a while before this gets into a new
NetSurf build.

John Tytgat
joty at

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