Local link doesn't support chinese word

WHAT IS THE BUG

Local link doesn’t support chinese word.

HOW TO REPRODUCE IT

  1. Type anything, then select them by mouse
  2. Add a local link to the words you seletced.
  3. Add a local link “file://D:\test\我的文件夹”,but with some chinese word in it.
  4. Click that linked words, nothing happen.

THE EXPECTED BEHAVIOR

Work same as link without chinese words.

  • Device:
    PC
  • OS:
    Win10
  • Anytype Version:
    v.0.37.1-alpha

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Example please

here!
file://D:\test\我的文件夹

Might be related to the following, cause it doesn’t work with English as well.

Thanks, I will check this.

Found Electron issue: [Bug]: shell.openExternal can't open a windows directory which contains chinese charactors · Issue #31347 · electron/electron · GitHub

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Are we going to wait for electron official to fix this problem? :smiling_face_with_tear: I notice that issue is created in 2021

Dont think they will fix it anytime soon, so I guess need to fix it by myself)

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