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Letters Being Substituted For Odd Characters?

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#1 Winter's Knight

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 02:00 AM

While typing in the reply box, I noticed that certain letters were being substituted with special characters: the lowercase 'a' becomes the greek letter alpha, lowercase 'th' becomes theta and uppercase 'I' becomes the Roman numeral one.
When posting the reply, these characters get replaced by what I assume is the ASCII code:

ɪ confess this makes up for θe lame apocalypse.

I am using the latest Google Chrome browser on Ubuntu 12.10, if that helps. The problem seems limited to the reply boxes in the Games Forum.

#2 Florina Laufeyson

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 02:25 AM

Ive actually seen that happen in the general ASoIaF forum too. Seems like some sort of bizarre glitch. Happens a lot when someone is quoting, i noticed.