CHAT: Email format
|From:||Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, April 16, 2002, 18:45|
On 16 Apr 02, at 12:19, Maarten van Beek wrote:
> Maybe that's an idea for the next poll... What type of e-mail are people
> able to read: only pure ascii, Latin-1, HTML-mail or even unicode texts.
Only ASCII & Latin-1. No HTML, no UTF-8, not even Latin-x for x > 1.
> And what kind of encoding do people use for their languages: IPA
> (e.g. in PDF/Word/PS format), or an ascii version of IPA ((X-)SAMPA,
Hm? Its own alphabet, of course. Or a Roman transcription.
Mark R uses GIFs to show the native alphabet of the language, and there
he uses straight IPA -- which is, of course, simple in an image.
Philip Newton <Philip.Newton@...>