Charset problems with .lc web page
selander at tkf.att.ne.jp
Tue Jan 5 09:14:34 EST 2016
Thanks for the tip. However, it didn't seem to do anything for
me. According to the trick Alex told me about getting the server
version, the On-rev account I'm using has livecode-server-6.6.2
FWIW, Kojima-san's tip worked great; it's in another post in this
Appreciate everyone's help with this!
On 1/4/16, 20:39, Peter TB Brett wrote:
> On 24/12/2015 07:55, Tim Selander wrote:
> > Dear list,
> > I'm having trouble making a .lc web pages correctly show the
> > I have two test files:
> > http://www.pba.on-rev.com/5_today.lc
> > http://www.pba.on-rev.com/5_today.irev
> > They are identical except for the .lc/.irev file extensions,
> and also
> > the <?lc ?> and <?rev ?> tags in the html.
> > The .irev file correctly shows Japanese UTF8, the .lc file
> does not.
> > Anyone else having problems with this? Can .lc files not
> handle charset
> > correctly?
> Hi Tim,
> I think that if you put a comment like:
> -- encoding: utf8
> in the first line of the .lc file (or the second line if you
> have a shebang), the server engine will treat the .lc file as
> UTF-8 text rather than native text.
> On the other hand, that solution might not work except in
> LiveCode 6.7 or later. I'm not sure!
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