Danish Charset 8859-15

Rob Siemborski rjs3 at andrew.cmu.edu
Mon Jun 30 09:31:19 EDT 2003

On Mon, 30 Jun 2003, [iso-8859-1] Kristian Søgaard wrote:

> I just noticed it is only mail that does not have ISO encoding in the
> subject field. So it is basically not a problem in Cyrus. (As some one
> surely would have told me soon enough :-)

Yup.  The problem is with the clients that are sending the badly formed

> Can i change the default iso ?
> That is, if nothing is specified, then it would default to iso-8859-15.

We've said several times that accept a patch to do exactly this, provided
it correctly re-encoded the headers to the proper charset.

So far it seems no one cares enough to do the work.


Rob Siemborski * Andrew Systems Group * Cyert Hall 207 * 412-268-7456
Research Systems Programmer * /usr/contributed Gatekeeper

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