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Re: Partial success for email Re: Arabic text

From: Jonathan Chetwynd <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
Date: Fri, 31 Jan 2003 18:05:08 +0000
Cc: Doug McCrae <ddmccrae@yahoo.co.uk>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@sidar.org>
Message-Id: <884A8366-3546-11D7-81C6-0003939B5AD0@btinternet.com>
ئاششمس،

هر ذشسث فاشف صشس رخف هر ذمثشق.

OSX system preferences, international, input menu, arabic and then 
apple button plus space bar to cycle between scripts... excellent

I'm concerned about why HTML is so americanized eg <center>
is Daniel's internationalisation team the one to pester about french 
html?

jonathan


On Friday, January 31, 2003, at 03:00 PM, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:

>
> Well, my client got it back, but the W3C archive mangled it by having 
> the wrong character set specified. If you browser lets you set the 
> text encoding s UTF-8 the archive message also has arabic text in it - 
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-ig/2003JanMar/0342
>
> cheers
>
> Chaals
>
> On Saturday, Feb 1, 2003, at 01:42 Australia/Melbourne, Charles 
> McCathieNevile wrote:
>
>> If my mail client and yours are smart enough, the following should 
>> come out as arabic text:
>>
>> السلام عليكم
>>
> --
> Charles McCathieNevile           charles@sidar.org
> Fundación SIDAR                       http://www.sidar.org
>
Received on Friday, 31 January 2003 13:03:34 GMT

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