[b-hebrew] Hebrew in messages
George F Somsel
gfsomsel at juno.com
Fri Jul 8 16:39:25 EDT 2005
On Fri, 08 Jul 2005 15:21:11 -0500 "Karl Randolph" <kwrandolph at email.com>
> I just noticed something. While checking up some other settings on
> my browser, I noticed that I had set the language encoding to
> Hebrew (windows). When I set the language encoding to UTF-8,
> Hebrew written in Windows-1255 encoding is displayed
> instead of
> Now does the second line still show
> &#1488;&#1489;&#1490;&#1491; or does it show Hebrew
> Hebrew encoded as character entities Camino rendered as Hebrew
> letters, both when encoded as Hebrew (windows) and as UTF-8.
> An example of character entities follows:
> How does that render in your browser or mail program?
> What I noticed is that when you encoded Hebrew as character
> entities, somewhere between your screen and the B-Hebrew archives,
> the coding was changed from character entities to string encoding. I
> dont know where the change came from, but it is clearly
> recognizable when looking at the page source. What you wrote as
> Windows-1255 encoding is stored on the B-Hebrew archives as
> character entities. What are your settings?
> Karl W. Randolph.
It's different, but no better.
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