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   Re: Identifying the encoding of a document

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  • From: lisa@exinet.co.za (Lisa Retief)
  • To: Rick JELLIFFE <ricko@geotempo.com>, xml-dev@xml.org
  • Date: Mon, 07 Aug 2000 12:40:03 +0200

> Do you mean you need to detect in some documents which encoding they
> use?

Yes - I need to do this programatically - sometimes the user has not
specified an encoding and I would prefer not to default to something if I
can figure it out.

> Or which encoding is best to use when generating XML documents for
> different locales?

I am interested in this question too, as I need to advise clients and users
of the application I am developing about this.

Thanks, Lisa


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