Re: German characters not correct in output webform

From: Peter Kirk (
Date: Wed Jan 14 2004 - 10:14:29 EST

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    On 14/01/2004 06:59, Philippe Verdy wrote:

    >Yahoo! Groups : aramaic Post MessageFrom: Peter Kirk
    >>Well, attached is a Yahoo groups form (saved by my browser) similar to
    >>the one which caused me problems.
    >The "Reply" form in Yahoo Groups is coded in "windows-1252". ...
    I am confused. It doesn't say this; at least neither string "windows"
    nor "1252" are found. Is this the default? Or has it just taken this
    default from my system settings? This is an important point because all
    of your following argument depends on this assumption which seems to be

    >If your browser silently encodes it with a numeric character reference, this
    >violates all standards. In this case, this is a bug in the browser, ...
    Do others concur that this is a bug in Mozilla, which aims to follow the
    standards? If so, I should report it.

    Peter Kirk (personal) (work)

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