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Re: w3mmee, iso-8859-1 coding is not recognized
>> On Tue, 17 Jun 2003 12:25:30 +0300 (EET DST)
>> email@example.com (Pierre Gaston) said as follows:
>When looking at http://fr.sports.yahoo.com/ the page is encoded using
>shift_jis (it should be iso-8859-1)
I think that it is not a bug of emacs-w3m, but is a server side
problem. The server does not provide a proper content type header
including the information of what coding system is used, and your
reported page also include no tags about coding systems.
You can use the command `w3m-redisplay-with-charset' to view the page
with your selected coding system.
The other solution is to add your prefered coding systems such as
`iso-8859-1' to `w3m-coding-system-priority-list'. If you find its
good default value for German people, please send it to this mailing
Before customizing `w3m-coding-system-priority-list', it is important
to check the value of `w3m-language' that controlls a localization
behavior of emacs-w3m. Now, it accepts only two values: the first is
nil that means no localization, and the second is "Japanese".