[ntp:questions] list posts in UTF-8
uwe_klein_habertwedt at t-online.de
Mon Oct 27 14:59:11 UTC 2008
David J Taylor wrote:
> Rob van der Putten wrote:
>>David J Taylor wrote:
>>>Those characters display correctly on my NNTP feed from my ISP, using
>>>Microsoft Outlook Express for news-reading.
>>You convert the text without stating the charset used, which makes non
>>This is probably an Outlook bug.
> I'm using Microsoft Outlook Express, not Outlook. They are different
> I didn't knowingly "convert" the text, and my own reply to you appeared
> with the correct characters displaying. At least, it did on my own ISP's
> news server! Whether it got corrupted on its way to you I don't know.
> Let me see what Google Groups shows. Can't find your or my post there
> right now.
> Your message shows:
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8; format=flowed
> Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit
> My message shows:
> X-RFC2646: Format=Flowed; Response
> Whether that's my newsreader or my ISP I don't know. My program's Send
> settings include an option for UUencode or MIME, and it's currently set yo
> UUencode, if that helps.
my guess is OE converted to ISO8859-1 but did not tell anyone
( no encoding info in your post here. )
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