[Mailman-Users] Smart quotes are not properly encoded in mbox

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Sun Dec 11 11:55:07 EST 2016

On 12/11/2016 08:50 AM, Mark Sapiro wrote:
> On 12/11/2016 07:03 AM, Kim, DongInn wrote:
>> Is there a way to display/keep smart quotes (for example ‘Apple’ and “Banana”) properly in mailing list’s  mbox?
>> It seems that the smart quotes at the example above are saved with uni-hex code.
>>> =E2=80=98Apple=E2=80=99
>>> =E2=80=9CBanana=E2=80=9D
> No.

Actually, I was focusing on the "keep" aspect. You can display them
"properly" by just viewing the mbox with a mail reader (mutt for
example) that understands the encoding.

Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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