Re: FYI: Google blog on Unicode

From: Andreas Prilop (
Date: Mon Feb 08 2010 - 11:40:12 CST

  • Next message: Mark Davis ☕: "Re: FYI: Google blog on Unicode"

    On Fri, 29 Jan 2010, Mark Davis wrote upside-down:

    > It is encodings determined by a detection algorithm.

    This is so stupid!

    The results can be seen here:

    Special characters are often messed up in
    because your stupid algorithm takes ISO-8859-1 when the
    message is actually ISO-8859-2 or ISO-8859-15 or whatever.

    > The declarations for encodings (and language)
    > are far too unreliable to be depended on.

    Unreliable is a guy who doesn't even know how to quote.

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