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Re: greek char in UTF-8 (part 2)

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 08 May 2000 22:37:20 +0200
Message-ID: <39172580.41598459@w3.org>
To: Guy Teasdale <Guy.Teasdale@bibl.ulaval.ca>
CC: www-international@w3.org


Guy Teasdale wrote:
> 
> ???
> 
> How come, when I cut and paste
> <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
> it is transmitted by email like this ???
> 
> <DEFANGED-META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html;
> charset=UTF-8">  ??
> 
> What is this <defanged> tag ???

Your guess is as good as mine, but it looks as if your mail client is
attempting to prevent the text being transmitted as is because when it was
sniffed at the other end, it might mess things up ;=) its very odd
behaviour. You don't say what OS and what mail client you are using ...

--
Chris
Received on Monday, 8 May 2000 16:37:25 GMT

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