Strange characters when transmitting JavaScript files

Jonathan Vanasco jvanasco at
Fri Jul 20 19:00:56 MSD 2007

On Jul 20, 2007, at 10:46 AM, Remo Laubacher wrote:

> thanks a lot! the users on the list are extremly fast..
> it looks like you guys were right, there is a problem with the  
> encoding. the javascript files from fckedit are saved with  
> different encoding (utf8/ansi)
> problem was, that the client requested the page with iso-8859-1 and  
> whenever this happend it displayed these characters.
> it didn't matter whether the backend was involved or not, it was  
> only an encoding problem!
> Thanks again!
> Remo


my suggestion is to make the backend serve only utf8.  you'll save  
yourself a ton of headaches.

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