Re: SMTP and unicode

From: Hans Aberg (
Date: Wed May 18 2005 - 04:57:47 CDT

  • Next message: Peter Kirk: "Re: ASCII and Unicode lifespan"

    At 10:12 +0200 2005/05/18, Stephane Bortzmeyer wrote:
    >On Tue, May 17, 2005 at 10:29:11PM +0200,
    > Hans Aberg <> wrote
    > a message of 18 lines which said:
    >> Therefore, people switched to MIME, which encodes 8-bit data into
    >> 7-bit data. That situation seem to remain.
    >Certainly not. I send all my email in 8-bits (not encoded) and, at
    >least when email stays in France, there is no problem.

    Las time we tried it, it was no possible to send email within
    Stockholm. That was in the nineties. So everybody switched to using
    MIME, and the question sort dropped out of the minds.

       Hans Aberg

    This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.5 : Wed May 18 2005 - 05:01:13 CDT