[Ads-l] Garbling, redux - and how I fixed it for me

ADSGarson O'Toole adsgarsonotoole at GMAIL.COM
Sun Mar 27 03:00:01 UTC 2016


I followed the directions given by Dave Hause to set subscription
option to FULLhdr. The message from Benjamin Barrett was displayed
correctly. The message contained accented vowels, tildes, pinyin,
hiragana, and more.

Thanks Dave!
Garson


On Sat, Mar 26, 2016 at 9:54 PM, Benjamin Barrett
<mail.barretts at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 26 Mar 2016, at 18:46, Wilson Gray <hwgray at GMAIL.COM> wrote:
>>
>> On Sat, Mar 26, 2016 at 11:07 AM, Dave Hause <dwhause at cablemo.net> wrote:
>>
>>> So I decided to see what would happen if I reset my subscription to the
>>> default condition and since then, no more garbled messages.  Here's how I
>>> did it:
>>> Send a message (no subject line needed) to the list PROGRAM (not the list)
>>> at  LISTSERV at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU with the message "SET ADS-L FULLhdr."
>>>
>>
>> I've tried that and I've received a positive response from LISTSERVE.UGA.
>> Hopefully, I won't be receiving any more garbled messages, either.
>
> I did the same, so here’s a test e-mail:
>
> accented vowels: á, é, í, ó, ú, à, è, ì, ò, ù
> tildes: ñ, ã, ẽ, ĩ, õ, ũ, ỹ
> pinyin: ā, ē, ī, ō, ū, ǎ, ě, ǐ, ǒ, ǔ, ǚ
> hiragana: あいうえお
> kanji: 漢字
> Korean: 한글
> Sanskrit: आत्मन्
> Hebrew: כנען
> symbols: = + - $ # @
> schwa: ə
>
> Hopefully those all come through.
>
> Benjamin Barrett
> Formerly of Seattle, WA
>
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