Make HTML encoding of docs UTF-8

Dimitris Glezos dimitris at
Thu Jul 6 12:42:33 UTC 2006

O/H Patrick W. Barnes έγραψε:
> On Wednesday 05 July 2006 14:55, Karsten Wade <kwade at> wrote:
>> On Sun, 2006-07-02 at 22:51 -0500, Patrick W. Barnes wrote:
>>> I don't see any reason we couldn't use UTF-8 for the HTML documents, and
>>> I would support making that change.
>> IIRC, the issue we had in the past was that we were building UTF-8 but
>> httpd on was serving it as the (default) ISO-8859-1.
>> This caused "funny characters" to appear only on pages built from our
>> DocBook outputted HTML wrapped with the PHP includes.
>> Is this not the case now?  Or am I totally on the wrong path?
> If we can't provide UTF-8, I'd call that a bug.  If we decide to push UTF-8, 
> then the Infrastructure team can make sure that the websites can support it.  
> We can try switching to UTF-8 and take any issues that arise to 
> Infrastructure for correction.


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