Problems with charset

Stefan Cars stefan at snowfall.se
Mon Sep 3 09:58:14 CEST 2007


Hi!

I have tried that, it does not work. Same problem charset=iso-8859-1 (or 
8850 aswell). Anything i write in charset get's me the same errormsg.

/S

On Sun, 2 Sep 2007, Andreas Fink wrote:

> I think the correct writing would be to say charset=iso-8850-1 or you simply 
> send it as UTF-8 which  is lossless.
>
> On 02.09.2007, at 13:51, Stefan Cars wrote:
>
>> Hi!
>> 
>> We have upgraded an old Kannel server to latest cvs and have some
>> trouble handling charsets.  As I understand, earlier ISO-8859-1 was
>> standard charset but now UTF-8 is standard.
>> 
>> Our SMPP link has ISO-8859-1 as charset and this works well,
>> alt-charset is set and smsbox delivers the SMSes correctly, although
>> in the access_log since the upgrade the Swedish characters can't be
>> viewed. (Shown has dots).
>> 
>> More of a problem is the fact that we can't send through the CGI
>> sendsms interface anymore, all swedish characters does get corrupted
>> and adding charset=latin1 (as prosposed in a mail from alxeander
>> malysh in a mail when he submitted the patch to convert) is not
>> working, we get an error saying "Charset or body misformed, rejected".
>> We can't convert all applications sending in ISO-8859-1 to send in
>> UTF-8, it must be possible to send ISO-8859-1 to /sendsms ?
>> 
>> Kind Regards,
>> Stefan Cars
>

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