Re: CPA - An ASCII-based phonetic alphabet
|From:||Boudewijn Rempt <boud@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, November 18, 2001, 9:46|
On Sun, 18 Nov 2001, Roger Mills wrote:
> And Rosta wrote: (and I hesitate to quote, because Lord knows what will happen)...
> I got lots of square boxes, but I changed the font to Lucida sans & get IPA.
> This was a major pain in the
> arse to do, tho. This is with Outlook 2000 under Win 98. Unfortunately HTML
> format totally fucks everything up, so it's totally impractical to use this
> as default.
> Well, whatever you did, it is a miracle. The first time I've seen real IPA in an
> e-mail. Except your message was in 18pt Arial, and blue......(is it still?)
Not really a miracle. And sent his mail both in plain-text and html
format. You're obviously reading the html-formatted mail, which
includes a correct encoding specifier. So outlooky mua's can read
real Unicode, but they have to be told that it's html...
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