[b-hebrew] Hebrew in messages was Re: Iron sharpeneth iron?(Prov. 27:17)

Robert Heard Christopher.Heard at pepperdine.edu
Wed Jul 6 12:03:49 EDT 2005

I saw HTML-type gibberish when checking my messages using Microsoft 
Outlook Web Access through Safari for Mac. However, in another webmail 
program (Campus Pipeline), I see the unicode displayed in Hebrew 

In Mail for Mac OS X, I always see the Unicode entities.

Dave Washburn wrote:

>I saw HTML-type gibberish instead of Hebrew, too.
>On Tuesday 05 July 2005 12:34, Karl Randolph wrote:
>> Peter:
>> I used Camino web browser looking at and authoring the messages on 
>> Not only did the Hebrew show up when I authored the text, but even 
>> going through your mail reader and returned, I still see Hebrew (some 
>> programs change unicode that they don’t understand to question marks).
>> Could there be something in your mail reader that does not always 
>> unicode? Or do I need to switch to a cleaner browser like Safari that
>> displays cleaner unicode?
>> Karl W. Randolph.
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Peter Kirk" <peterkirk at qaya.org>
>> > On 04/07/2005 22:57, Karl Randolph wrote:
>> > > The form YXD יחד could come from the following
>> > > roots: XDD חדד, XDH חדה, XWD
>> > > חוד, YXD יחד, it is the
>> > > context that helps us decide which one. All of these roots are
>> > > expressed as verbs in Tanakh.
>> >
>> > (Note, Karl, that you cannot use this HTML notation for Hebrew
>> > characters in plain text e-mail. I don't know if you see any Hebrew
>> > characters above, but I don't.)
>> >
>> > -- Peter Kirk
>> > peter at qaya.org (personal)
>> > peterkirk at qaya.org (work)
>> > http://www.qaya.org/
>Dave Washburn
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