Charset for newsgroups file

Marco d'Itri md at Linux.IT
Sun Oct 31 18:52:49 UTC 2004

On Oct 31, "Felix E. Klee" <felix.klee at> wrote:

> I wonder what character set should be used in the file newsgroups
> containing newsgroup descriptions.  I tried UTF-8, but I didn't find a
> single news reader that interpreted that correctly.
Yes, this is the problem. Whatever you use, it will be wrong for some
users. For it.* I'm still using Latin-1 and will probably keep doing so
until newsreaders will start to understand UTF-8.

ciao, |
Marco | [8842 sghycXFaNRLnA]

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