[sword-devel] Umlauts don't work in the Windows GUI
Wed, 6 Nov 2002 20:12:29 -0700 (MST)
On Wed, 6 Nov 2002, Joachim Ansorg wrote:
> Troy or Chris,
> I got reports that the german umlauts will not be displayed in Windows using
> the two modules I prepared (GerLut1545 and Augustinus).
> I encoded them as ü etc., as it's common in HtML/ThML. Are there any
> hints how to make them working or is this a bug in the Windows frontend?
Everything should be encoded as UTF-8. The only SGML escapes you should
use are & and <. It's smaller and requires less processing for
searching & display.