Greek characters in query string

Rev. Fr. Robert Bower frrobert at
Thu Mar 4 13:44:08 GMT 2021

Thank you to everyone for their help.

Search using Greek letters now works.

Here is a link to my Gemini site for those interested


Here is the link to the search tool you help fix.


On Wed, Mar 03, 2021 at 09:57:07PM -0500, Rev. Fr. Robert Bower wrote:
>I have a cgi script in which the query string has both English characters and Greek characters.
>For example, the user may enter in the input box Matt1/και
>When the url with the query string is sent to the server (I am using Molly Brown the server and amfora as a client) it is changed the Greek characters using url encoding.
>I am wondering how to I decode the url to get back the Greek characters.  I am using bash for my scripts.
>Thank you.

In Christ,

Rev. Fr. Robert Bower
St. Nectarios Orthodox Church
(Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia)
For we preach not ourselves, but Christ Jesus the Lord; and ourselves your servants for Jesus' sake.
(2 Cor 4:5) KJV 
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