[Mailman-i18n] korean translation
Fri, 29 Mar 2002 10:47:46 +0900
>>>>> "BAW" == Barry A Warsaw <email@example.com> writes:
>>>>> "BG" == Ben Gertzfield <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>>>>> "andsoon" == andsoon <email@example.com> writes:
BG> I've been wondering, which charset and encoding do you think
BG> we should use in Mailman for Korean in email? euc-kr with
BAW> Good question. We'll need to add that to the email package's
BAW> Charset mapping. I'm assuming the Mailman add_language()
BAW> directive should use euc-kr.
Actually, if there's no conversion performed like the EUC-JP ->
ISO-2022-JP conversion for Japanese, you don't need to modify the
If you create a Charset("euc-kr"), you will get a Base64'd header
and body, because the default for unknown charsets is to Base64
Python 2.1.2 (#1, Jan 18 2002, 18:05:45)
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>>> from email.Charset import Charset
>>> from email.Header import Header
>>> from email.Message import Message
>>> c = Charset("euc-kr")
>>> h = Header("This is a Korean header", c)
>>> print h
>>> m = Message()
>>> m.add_payload("This is a Korean body")
>>> m["Subject"] = h
>>> print m
>From nobody Fri Mar 29 10:46:33 2002
Content-Type: text/plain; charset="euc-kr"
BAW> Another question for andsoon: what do you think of the Korean
BAW> codecs in the python-codecs project:
I honestly have no idea how to test the stability of the Korean
Unicode codecs, because I don't know how to input Korean. :/
Comments from other folks would be very appreciated.
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