Re: þorn.info

From: Leo Broukhis (leob@mailcom.com)
Date: Sun Feb 06 2011 - 18:29:48 CST

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    On Sun, Feb 6, 2011 at 4:00 PM, Michael Everson <everson@evertype.com> wrote:
    > On 6 Feb 2011, at 23:46, David Starner wrote:
    >
    >> On Sun, Feb 6, 2011 at 3:14 PM, Michael Everson <everson@evertype.com> wrote:
    >>> Pleased to announce a new blog, http://žorn.info
    >>
    >> And yet even today, Unicode email is reliably unreliable.
    >
    > I sent a þ using Apple Mail and when I received the mail back from the unicode@unicode.org reflector, I received the correct character. What software are you and Leo using that corrupts the character and turns it into ž?

    I use Gmail. I think it does not believe Content-Type:
    charset=iso-8859-1 and tries to guess the encoding of the message body
    (and fails in this case), but does trust iso-8859-1 in the subject.

    Leo



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