Cisco Unified MeetingPlace

Field Notice: FA00301 SMTP Gateway in Japanese Environment Gives Garbled Fields in Notifications

May 26, 2004

Products Affected



Cisco MeetingPlace E-mail and earlier

Problem Description

Note: This Field Notice is a legacy Latitude Field Notice that has been converted to the Cisco format so the information would remain available to their customers.

When running the SMTP gateway configured in a japanese environment, the notifications give garbles values for the fields Meeting Name, Meeting Description and frequency. In addition, for Netscape clients, a few garbled characters are appended to the end of an attachment.

Problem Symptoms

The three fields cannot be read.



Ignore those 3 fields.


  1. Download the MeetingPlace SMTP hot fix from the Customer Support Resource Center.

  2. Stop the MeetingPlace SMTP and Notification Gateway service.

  3. Run the MeetingPlaceE-mailGateway.exe to install the new SMTP gateway.

  4. Restart the gateway machine.

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