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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@lnd.com>
Subject RE: BUFF, IOL, Chunking, and Unicode in 2.0 (long)
Date Sun, 07 May 2000 02:58:44 GMT
> To: new-httpd@apache.org; trawickj@bellsouth.net
> Cc: Martin.Kraemer@Mch.SNI.De
> 
> One thing not mentioned in the API is how this third layer 
> knows enough
> about the data to do such conversion. At the least, if the input where
> UTF8 or unicode, it should know the destination charset, language and
> possibly mode of speach. In reality it might need the input
> charset+language and the destination charset+language.

We shouldn't need the 'language' per sei... just the charsets.  CGI's
and functions such as SSI formatted text want to know the language.

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