[Loadstone] Special characters rejected by POI2LoadStone converter

Rob Melchers rob at loadstone-gps.com
Tue Mar 4 12:10:38 GMT 2008


These characters are deleted by the POI converter:
questionmark ?
less than <
Greater than >
left bracket [
right bracket ]
apostrophy '


At 3/3/2008, you wrote:
>Hi list,
>could anyone (perhaps developers) specify all characters that are rejected
>by the online POI2LoadStone converter? I tried to convert my POIs containing
>a comma and the text following the comma including it was always stripped
>off POI names. Some time ago, I was told that a greater than sign cannot be
>used, so what else? I am making a script for preparing POIs into a CSV file
>from multiple CSV and other files, so what characters should I define as
>forbidden? Thanks.
>Loadstone mailing list
>Loadstone at loadstone-gps.com
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