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RE: charset list

From: Michael Gorelik <mgorelik@Novarra.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2001 16:07:31 -0500
Message-ID: <3956B7121A30D411850800508B9A5EE035F383@novarrainet1.internalnt.novarra.com>
To: www-international@w3.org
Oops, fired the last questions before got the follow up replies. Sorry:-)
please ignore my last questions.
 
Thanx for help.
Misha (the trigger happy)
*;O)

-----Original Message-----
From: David_Possin@i2.com [mailto:David_Possin@i2.com]
Sent: Wednesday, August 15, 2001 3:42 PM
To: mgorelik@Novarra.com; A. Vine
Cc: www-international@w3.org; www-international-request@w3.org
Subject: Re: charset list



This is the Microsoft charset list: 
http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/indexsrv/hh
/indexsrv/ixuwebqy_6e5v.asp 

This page has some basic info on MLANG: 
http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/workshop/misc/mlang/overv
iew/overview.asp 

David Possin
International QA Engineer (i18n & l10n)
i2 Technologies - Austin, Office 2120
David_Possin@i2.com
Phone: 512-334-2066 
Cell: 512-658-3094
Fax: 512-334-2291 



	"A. Vine" <avine@eng.sun.com> 
Sent by: www-international-request@w3.org 


08/15/01 03:11 PM 


        
        To:        Michael Gorelik <mgorelik@Novarra.com> 
        cc:        www-international@w3.org 
        Subject:        Re: charset list



Michael,
The best lists you can find are the lists of charsets supported by the
product
you're looking at.  For example, here are the lists of charsets supported by
Java:

Java 1.1 
http://java.sun.com/products/jdk/1.1/docs/guide/intl/encoding.doc.html

Java 1.2
http://java.sun.com/products/jdk/1.2/docs/guide/internat/encoding.doc.html

Java 1.3
http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.3/docs/guide/intl/encoding.doc.html

and those by Netscape:

Navigator 4.5b
http://people.netscape.com/erik/nav-charsets/4.5b2.html

Mozilla (may also apply to Netscape 6)
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/intl/chardet.html

I can't find lists of supported charsets for IE, and searching the MS site
is
useless.  Does anyone out there have these links?

Mail client generated names and mail server recognized names can also be
useful,
but there are way too many of them to list, and this info is usually not
readily
available.

Andrea

Michael Gorelik wrote:
> 
> I can see that lots of japanese pages use x-sjis, x-jis, x-euc-jp charset.
> However, I don't see those defined in IANA registry???
> 
> Is there more places to look in order to get a full list of charset used?
> 
> Misha Gorelik
> *;O)
Received on Wednesday, 15 August 2001 17:17:20 GMT

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