On 14 Jul, chris.young(a)unsatisfactorysoftware.co.uk typed:
I don't know if it's a known problem, but certainly the first
incorrect. The semicolon is required to separate the parameters.
Thanks, that's interesting, though websites I've so far looked at
aren't consistent on this point. The particular originator's email
Mime-Version: 1.0 (Mac OS X Mail 10.3 \(3273\))
X-Mailer: Apple Mail (2.3273)
suggesting that it's the Apple software that is not to standard in
coding the <meta> tag, but that seems surprising.
If NetSurf doesn't know the encoding it will assume
or maybe default character encoding of the OS.
Yes, but in this case I think Netsurf might be expected to acknowledge
the charset attribute, so I've posted bug report 0002549 to
in case developers can throw
any light on the issue.