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Re: The problem with the encoding koi8-r

From: Michael[tm] Smith <mike@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 7 Dec 2013 00:00:30 +0900
To: NIKATOURCo.Ltd.info@nika-tour.org, www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <20131206150029.GE95292@sideshowbarker>
"Jukka K. Korpela" <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>, 2013-12-03 00:42 +0200:

> 2013-12-01 14:10, NIKA TOUR Co. Ltd. wrote:
> >Here is a link - /http://nika-tour.org/Excursions/ysupov_palace_ru.html
> 
> It is a windows-1251 encoded page, properly declared as windows-1251 when
> viewed in a browser.
> 
> But it seems that the server has been (mis)configured to declare koi8-r when
> requested by the validator. This is something that you need to take to your
> server admin.

I get "Content-Type: text/html; charset=koi8-r" for it in Firefox and 
Chromium. If you're seeing windows-1251 in the header, I wonder whether it
might be trying to send something different based on user locale setting or
IP address. Or something.

  --Mike

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Received on Friday, 6 December 2013 15:00:39 UTC

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