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Re: Character set for libstdc++ manual

Hi Martin,

On Sun, 10 Jun 2012, Martin von Gagern wrote:
> On 10.06.2012 15:39, Jonathan Wakely wrote:
>> I had a quick look at telling docbook stylesheets to add the charset,
>> or not output utf8, and couldn't see how to do it. Maybe Benjamin
>> knows.
> If that should prove difficult, there are at least two alternatives:
> 1. Server configuration: have Apache serve those files with the
> HTTP-Header "Content-Type: text/html; charset=utf-8" by adding the
> configuration directive "AddDefaultCharset utf-8" to a suitable config
> file, e.g. a .htaccess file if you want this setting to be local to that
> part of the directory tree.
> See
> 2. Postprocessing: You can use e.g. recode to convert UTF-8 codepoints
> to HTML entities by issuing "recode ..HTML <Filesâ>". Of course, you
> could also patch in the "<meta â>" tag in such a postprocessing step.

I have seen a fair amount of changes being made to our libstdc++
manuals recently thanks to Benjamin, Jonathan and others.

Has this problem been resolved for you now, or is it still open?

(If it's the latter, I think I'll go the brute force route and
implement option 1 above per your recommendation now.)


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