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Re: UTF-8 transfers from browser forms to servers

From: Chris Haynes <chris@harvington.org.uk>
Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2003 20:43:29 -0000
Message-ID: <003e01c2d920$ba08e080$0200000a@ringo>
To: <www-international@w3.org>, "Dennis Heuer (by way of Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>)" <dh@onclick.org>


I'd be interested to hear if the following helps you (or adds to the


Chris Haynes

----- Original Message -----
From: "Dennis Heuer (by way of Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>)"
To: <www-international@w3.org>
Sent: Thursday, February 20, 2003 6:52 PM
Subject: UTF-8 transfers from browser forms to servers

> Hello -
> I am not shure if I'm right here but need some information about the
> transfer format of a UTF-8 string. If I enter some text into a HTML
> that is set to UTF-8, will the text be sent to the server (and the
> side scripting language) in form of a mix of ISO 8859-1 and UTF-8
> represented with ISO 8859-1 characters, or is there a completely
> format for transfering UTF-8 strings?
> Many thanks
> Dennis Heuer
Received on Thursday, 20 February 2003 15:47:20 GMT

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