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RE: Multi-Language Support

From: Carl W. Brown <cbrown@xnetinc.com>
Date: Tue, 9 Oct 2001 10:22:53 -0700
To: "Paul Deuter" <Paul.Deuter@plumtree.com>, "vdlinden" <vdlinden25@hotmail.com>, "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: <www-international@w3.org>
Message-ID: <FNEHIHOMIIDPDCIFEJEGKECCCKAA.cbrown@xnetinc.com>
Paul,

The best way to check is to right click on the page and check the encoding.
You can also change the encoding and see if it displays differently.

Carl

> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-international-request@w3.org
> [mailto:www-international-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Paul Deuter
> Sent: Tuesday, October 09, 2001 10:11 AM
> To: vdlinden; Bjoern Hoehrmann
> Cc: www-international@w3.org
> Subject: RE: Multi-Language Support
>
>
> Are you spelling it correctly?  Many XML parsers are
> picky about character set spellings.  UTF-8 is spelled
> with a dash.  Both uppercase and lowercase are accepted.
> -Paul
>
> Paul Deuter
> Internationalization Manager
> Plumtree Software
> paul.deuter@plumtree.com
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: vdlinden [mailto:vdlinden25@hotmail.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 09, 2001 10:07 AM
> To: Bjoern Hoehrmann
> Cc: Paul Deuter; www-international@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Multi-Language Support
>
>
> IE will return an error message saying that the specified encoding is
> not
> supported.....
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>
> To: "vdlinden" <vdlinden25@hotmail.com>
> Cc: "Paul Deuter" <Paul.Deuter@plumtree.com>; <www-international@w3.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, October 09, 2001 12:56 PM
> Subject: Re: Multi-Language Support
>
>
> > * vdlinden wrote:
> > >We're trying to enter Traditional Chinese characters in an XML file
> with
> the
> > >encoding set to UTF-8, but then when you try to view the XML in IE 5,
> it
> > >doesn't work. However, if you change the encoding to UTF-16 or Big5,
> you
> are
> > >able to view the xml in IE. Why is that?
> >
> > In how far doesn't it work?
> > --
> > Björn Höhrmann { mailto:bjoern@hoehrmann.de }
> http://www.bjoernsworld.de
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