[Assist] Testing encoding (still broken?) А Б В тест

Luke Shumaker lukeshu at lukeshu.com
Fri Jul 12 14:11:55 GMT 2019

On Fri, 12 Jul 2019 06:45:07 -0400,
Luke Shumaker wrote:
> [1  <text/html; utf-8 (7bit)>]
> А
> Б
> В
> тест
> Now with headers 
> [2  <text/plain; us-ascii (7bit)>]

OK, first of all: because it's just kinda sad to watch you struggle
with it: You're shoving raw UTF-8 in the "Subject:" header.  RFC 822
messages can only have ASCII bytes in headers; you need to encode
non-ASCII stuff per RFC 1342.  You end up with something like
"=?utf-8?B?BASE64_ENCODED_UTF8?=".  (My mail reader renders the raw
UTF-8 "correctly", but others won't; such as the pipermail index

Secondly: What are you doing here?  You don't seem to be doing any
real harm, and are just being a nuisance.  What are you trying to

Fuck off,
~ Luke Shumaker

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