Thu Feb 14 11:42:38 CET 2008
> And how do you suppose my data was turned into UTF-32. I got the
> data originally from an HTTP GET request that returned a UTF-8
> encoded XML file. The file its self says it's UTF-8, and the
> header tuple said the document was using the UTF-8 charset. Does
> Erlang convert the data automatically?
Actually, 332 (U+14C) is also the UTF-16 encoding for "Ō". If I
remember correctly, the XML standard requires that the documents be
in UTF-8 or UTF-16. So it's most likely that your XML file is encoded
in UTF-16, and the headers are wrong.
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