[Mailman-Users] (no subject)

Gerrit Holl gerrit.holl at pobox.com
Wed Feb 23 15:39:29 CET 2000

<quote name="Markus Keller OrcaSoft" date="951202394">
> Hi list
> I have two serious problems with the template files in mailman 1.1:
> 1. I can not change the settings of the files subscribe.html and
> handle_opts.html. If I set the bgcolor in the body tag to black, the
> background is always white. Strange but the HTML file is OK, the
> source code in the browser shows me the body tag with the
> background and I can not find any fault. The problem seems
> to be independent from the browsers. I have the
> same error with Netscape and IE. Any idea?

Can you please select "save file" in netscape and send us the result?

> 2. I have special german characters in my *.txt files. Mailman works
> fine. I have added some text in french in verify.txt and now users can
> not subscribe any longer. Mailman reports a bug and says that there
> is an invalid character. What can I do, to support even french characters?

You should use HTML entities, for example, &eacute; for e-acute. Search
www.w3.org for the solution.

> Thanks for Your help.

No thanks!


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