2.3. The Accept-Charset
Header -- Find Character Sets that are Supported by a User Agent
specifies the character sets that are supported by the user agent.
This HTTP header is useful to non-English sites. Some example
are provided below:
US-ASCII, UTF-8; q=0.8, ISO-10646-UCS-2; q=0.6
Mobile Browser 6.2.2 (the Accept-Charset header value can be
changed in the Options dialog of the emulator):
the Accept-Charset header of
Nokia 6230i, UTF-8 and ISO-10646-UCS-2 are assigned a quality value
of 0.8 and 0.6 respectively. It means UTF-8 has a higher preference
than ISO-10646-UCS-2. The default quality value is 1. So, ISO-8859-1
and US-ASCII have a quality value of 1.
the character set used by your WAP or web site cannot be found in the
you should notify the user of the
problem by sending a page that contains an error
message to the mobile device. Of course the error message should be
encoded in a character set that is acceptable by the user agent.
learn further details about the Accept-Charset
header, please refer to the HTTP/1.1 specification at
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