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RE: Chinese not displaying, unless encoding is set explicitly in the browser ?

From: rao srinivas <raosrini_11@yahoo.com>
Date: Sat, 4 May 2002 21:16:38 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <20020505041638.84404.qmail@web13108.mail.yahoo.com>
To: ml@i18nGurus.com
Cc: www-international@w3.org
Hi Thierry(i18nGuru),

Thank you for your reply.
I will check that the link which you sent.
But i want to clear one thing, server is also their
end. Since our application is not yet hosted, our
client is testing our application in their end, server
and testing is done in one place.

And please tell me where the problem may be.
Thanks in advance
Srinivas
--- Thierry Sourbier <ml@i18nGurus.com> wrote:
> Srinivas,
> 
> Could there be a *hidden* transcoding proxy between
> your client and your
> server?
> 
> Since the problem seem to happen with only SOME of
> your client, it would be
> more on their end than your. One way to test it is
> to verify if they can
> indeed receive UTF-8 data using one of the numerous
> test page out there. The
> best one is probably the "What is Unicode" in
> Simplified Chinese:
>
http://www.unicode.org/unicode/standard/translations/s-chinese.html.
> 
> If they can view this page using UTF-8 then my guess
> was wrong. If they have
> to switch to GB2312 then it might not be your fault
> afterall :).
> 
> Cheers,
> Thierry
> +---------------------------------------->
> www.i18nGurus.com - The Open Internationalization
> Resources Directory.
> 
> 


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