[tz] TZ file comments UTF-8? Bastardized HTML? (was Re: Busingen revisited)

Paul Eggert eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Sun Jan 13 07:23:20 UTC 2013

On 01/12/2013 10:00 PM, Jaakko Hyvätti wrote:
> sooner or later it will be utf-8 as it has been
> for the rest of the world.

In the long term UTF-8 is no doubt the way to go, but we
might not be quite there yet.  Your email's header
used ISO-8859-15, an 8-bit scheme that is distinct from
and incompatible with UTF-8.

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