Re: Comments on: "Character Set" Considered Harmful

Gavin Nicol (
Wed, 26 Apr 95 22:03:35 EDT

>>Can anyone think of cases where the charset parameter will *not*
>>suffice? I have a nagging feeling, but nothing firm in my mind...
>I would like the same files to be used locally (e.g., CDROMs). In that
>case, I would not have a charset parameter.

Good point!

How does your server know how to label the content it sends?