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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at MBAY dot NET>
Subject: Re: A bug in function ORD(), or what?
Date: Sep 16 1997 4:47PM
Daniel Wang, LIB wrote:
> BTW, do you know how to display diacritics on the web? Some of the
> titles I retrieved onto the web from my Sybase catalog are in
> foreign languages. But these titles with diacritics don't show up
> right in a browser. For exampe, if there is a character which is a
> caret on top of an "a", it will only display a stranger character in
> front of the "a", though my reconst function pulls out the right
> reconst info.
I've not had that problem - I've been able to store and retrieve/display
diacritics to/from a Sybase database via a perl CGI with no problems.
Maybe the browser on the PC has some strange default character set
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