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IE 5 character display problem in IMG ATL/TITLE tags on Chinese O S

From: Mikko Lahti <MikkoL@onyx.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2000 13:32:38 -0700
Message-ID: <835A4249EAC9D211BACA0000D1D5A2B007D2470E@condor.onyx.com>
To: www-international@w3.org, i18n-prog@acoin.com
I have following HTML page:

		<meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text-html;
		lr w Prdt EUR <IMG alt="lr w Prdt EUR"
height=20 width=20 src="foo.gif" >

When I view the page using Chinese OS (Win98) and Chinese IE 4.01/5.01/5.5
the body text is displayed correctly but when I mouse over the image, some
character combination are actually been interpreted as Big5 and displayed as
Chinese characters which makes tool tip text garbage.  On Japanese Win98/IE,
tooltip displays fine.

Does anybody know if this is something I'm doing wrong or is it a bug/issue
with Chinese IE/OS? 


Globalization Specialist
Onyx Software - Bringing e-business and business together
Received on Friday, 22 September 2000 16:36:58 UTC

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