[sylpheed:33206] Re: Workaround for buggy MUAs

Celejar celejar at gmail.com
Tue Sep 22 08:11:00 JST 2009

On Sun, 20 Sep 2009 18:52:12 +0200
Ervin Peters <ervin.peters at ervnet.de> wrote:

> Just a little nice to have:
> There is an important difference in ISO-8859-[1|15] and win1252 as
> anyone knows who uses real operating systems.
> unfortunately most windows muas, especially Outlook, Word and
> descendents use win1252 and declares ist as ISO-8859-1, though they
> use frequentliy characters which are in win1252 but not in iso-8859-1
> Wouldn't it be nice to have some intelligent switching like
> if x-Mailer contains ('windows') and x-Mailer contains ('outlook',
> 'word', 'mapi', 'IIS' ) and ( Content-Type->charset is ISO-8859-1 or
> Content-Type->charset is ISO-8859-15) then set Content-Type->charset =
> 'win1252'.

See this thread:


My solution is here:


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