[ANNOUNCE] London.pm November social 2009-11-05, The Victoria, Bayswater W2 2NH

David Dorward david at dorward.me.uk
Mon Oct 19 22:55:23 BST 2009

On 19 Oct 2009, at 08:38, Philippe Bruhat (BooK) wrote:

> On Sat, Oct 17, 2009 at 12:41:30PM -0700, Paul Makepeace wrote:
>> I for one welcome our new UTF-8 pub overlord!
> Not to diminish his merits, but he also fits in latin-1.

When creating content there are two encodings. ASCII and UTF-8. Let us  
forget about this legacy ISO-8859 series until such time as we have to  
parse content that people insist on producing in it - and then we  
shall tell Buffy and Willow that they are forbidden from taking their  
ponies to deliver beer to those people until they mend their wicked  

(It's been a weird evening for me, OK?)

David Dorward

More information about the london.pm mailing list