RE: "," and some another characters on message body

From: Oleg Semenyuk <olegs_at_matrix.ru_at_hypermail-project.org>
Date: Fri, 16 Oct 1998 13:43:05 +0300 (MSK)
Message-ID: <Pine.BSI.3.96.SK.981016132853.4430B-100000_at_ns.matrix.ru>


> Daniel Stenberg wrote:
> > Its not that Hypermail isn't aware of that the mail came with a different
> > charset, it is just that it ignores that fact! :-)
>
> Don't the MIME RFCs describe some behavior like noting that the message has
> an unknown character set?
>
> Seems like putting an announcement about the character set at the top of
> the (displayed) file, and then refusing to decode quoted-printable might be
> the way to go.

I don't know English well, sorry. I'll try tell about strange translation "," to "¬" detaily:

  1. FreeBSD-2.2.6;
  2. I installed Apache-RUS www server;
  3. Lynx 2.7;
  4. Hypermail-20b3.

I configured Lynx for using ISO-8859-1 character set (not for Russian ISO-8859-1). You wrote about koi8-r? - I use it only on my pine :-)

Ok, but when I tried to send message using Hypermail, I have translation some characters ("," <enter>, "\" etc) to characters with ascii codes 128-255. I don't use Russian code table for this, of cource. For example, I wrote: "Hello, Oleg Semenyuk" and send message to me, but got the next bulk: "Hello¬ Oleg Semenyuk" :(

            ^ translate from ","

I suppose that problem in Russian Apache, but it's very strange. Right now I'll try re-install HTTP server from Russian to World :) version from ftp.apache.org and will try once more.

Any suggestions?

More thanks to All,
Oleg. Received on Fri 16 Oct 1998 11:50:34 AM GMT

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