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From Dragon <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Force Apache to send the correct encoding
Date Thu, 24 Apr 2008 21:30:23 GMT
Marcelo de Moraes Serpa wrote:
>This might be a simple question, but I'm having issues serving HTML 
>files with the ISO-8859-1 encoding. I could, in theory, change the 
>encoding of each file, but doing so for thousands of files is not so practical.
>I've got a VirtualHost and inside it I have an alias:
>     Alias /doc "/home/dtweb/static/documentation/"
>         <Directory "/home/dtweb/static/documentation/">
>            AllowOverride All
>            Options ExecCGI -MultiViews +SymLinksIfOwnerMatch
>            Order allow,deny
>            Allow from all
>         </Directory>
>The documentation dir has all these html files. Apache seems to be 
>serving them with a UTF-8 encoding.
>How could I force apache to tell the browser to use ISO-8859-1?
>Thanks in advance,
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