Subject: Re: finger
To: Kimmo Suominen <email@example.com>
From: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/08/2002 17:53:16
On Sun, Sep 08, 2002 at 11:35:12AM -0400, Kimmo Suominen wrote:
> In e-mail (MIME) the server (sender) does not know the character set of
> the clients (recipients). It labels what it sends, and the client is
> left to deal with representing the data to the user. In other words,
> the client character set is *not* communicated to the server.
Well, this is exactly the same situation with finger. What character set
do you propose the server to send the data in?