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Re: Problems of Internationalized Mail Address eXtensions (IMAX)
Edmon Chung <edmon@xxxxxxxxxx> schrieb/wrote:
> I dont agree with the forward looking part.
> The big reason as far as I believe that there should be a charset parameter
> is because of forward looking. Today we move from English only to
> multilingual... if the design in the first place allowed the charset
> parameter, we wouldnt have the problem at all...
No, we would have a lot of problems now.
For example, someone wants to send me a mail to cfärber@xxxxxx, but his
mailer uses ISO-8859-15, which the MDA of my ISP does not know (although
it knows ISO-8859-1 and UTF-8). The message bounces.