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Re: Unsupported transport-layer encodings

From: Alexey Proskuryakov <ap@webkit.org>
Date: Tue, 22 Jul 2008 15:55:40 +0400
Cc: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-Id: <BB35F126-BED2-46B3-BC43-5CD70B64394D@webkit.org>
To: Philip Taylor <pjt47@cam.ac.uk>

On Jun 13, 2008, at 6:53 PM, Philip Taylor wrote:

>  Content-Type: text/html; charset=unsupported
> what should a UA do?

For WebKit, ignoring the unsupported encoding name worked well until  
recently. But right now, some localizations of GMail are relying on a  
bizarre Firefox quirk where unsupported charset names are treated  
differently for main resource and for subresources: <https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=19913 

- WBR, Alexey Proskuryakov
Received on Tuesday, 22 July 2008 11:56:46 GMT

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