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On Tuesday 16 November 2004 13:47, Philippe Lhoste wrote:
> In the header of my message:
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1; format=flowed
> So it should work in all good mail agents...

Off topic, I know, but provided your mailer fills out the Content-Type field 
correctly, any character set will work (provided the recipient's MUA supports 

> Should this be missing, or should I have been using Windows ISO chars in
> the dreaded 128-159 range – like € or ‘cœur’… – it would have been more
> problematic...

Well, they work for me, because your mailer is marking the character set as 

These days, provided your mailer is following the rules, you basically don't 
have to worry about this stuff.

+- David Given --McQ-+ "There is nothing in the world so dangerous ---
|    | and I mean *nothing* --- as a children's story that
| ( | happens to be true." --- Master Li Kao, _The Bridge
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