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Magpierss - chinese encoding problem

   
8:58 am on Mar 9, 2008 (gmt 0)

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I use Magpierss to fetch RSS.

I have managed to fetch RSS without problem, but for chinese and other language RSS feed, I got ? as output.

How can I correct this?

Example (scroll to bottom):
<snip>

[edited by: werty at 6:43 pm (utc) on Mar. 9, 2008]
[edit reason] Removed URL, Please see TOS #13 [/edit]

12:26 am on Mar 10, 2008 (gmt 0)

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Welcome to WebmasterWorld BlogMalaysia.

I don't use Magpie myself so I'm not sure exactly what the issues may be with feed encoding. Is the Chinese feed encoded in UTF-8, GB2312, Big5 or something else? If you're pulling in content that has different encoding than your page then you have the potential to run into issues like this.

 

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