Forum OpenACS Q&A: Testing swedish characters set - ö Ö ä Ä å Å
Posted by Mohan Pakkurti on 06/15/01 01:39 PM
Just checking if the swedish characters will show properly.
ö Ö ä Ä å Å
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Posted by Andrew Grumet on 06/15/01 05:26 PM
These look fine once I manually change my browser (Netscape 4.75/Linux) character set to UTF-8. It is possible to coax newer browsers to choose the right character set automatically by specifying it in the Content-Type header like so:
The ad+ versions of AOLserver have some built-in support for this (cf the "Character encodings" section of Building a Multilingual Web Service Using ACS (http://www.arsdigita.com/asj/multilingual/) by Davis, Lowry, and Minsky.Content-Type: text/html; charset=utf-8
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Posted by Ola Hansson on 06/15/01 10:06 PM
Isn't it amazing that so many people are unfamiliar with knäckebröd and surströmming?