[rfc-i] Character sets, was Comments on draft-iab-rfcformat

Martin Rex mrex at sap.com
Thu Dec 20 03:49:02 PST 2012


"Martin J. Dürst" wrote:
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> On 2012/12/20 9:13, Martin Rex wrote:
> 
> > Not being able to discuss normative text on an IETF mailing list
> > because it can not be represented in a plain-ASCII EMail would be
> > just as bad as not being able to display an RFC through a
> > plain SSH tty-based dialin, or discussed in f2f meetings.
> 
> IETF mailing lists are perfectly able to handle to handle UTF-8 (or many 
> other non-ASCII encodings). The non-ASCII examples that Philipp was 
> sending out yesterday arrived here in good shape.

Such garbage comes up as sequences of question marks on my MUA.

-Martin


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