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

Benjamin Barrett mail.barretts at GMAIL.COM
Sun Mar 27 01:54:55 UTC 2016

> 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

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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