Re: Accept-Charset support
> So in practice, I could see the following solutions for
> - Send UTF-8 if you can accept it, and nothing else.
> - Send UTF-8 and/or a careful selection of class (2)
This was the conclusion that we had arrived at. And we actually inquired
about the possibility of sending "Accept-Charset=UTF8,*"
prior to this tread starting.
We would still very much like to see a solution which allows us to
indicate that we both handle, and **prefer** a particular charset
(eg: UTF8). We do not wish to be in the situation where we need to
enumerate all charsets, or cause a round-trip to the server. We are open
to any solutions which fulfill these two requirements; currently using
"Accept-Charset=encoding, encoding,*" would seem to be the most
elegent. I have not heard any convincing reasons as to why we would not
want to allow this, except that it is not in the current draft?
Jim Saunders Senior Software Engineer, Internationalization
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