[open-literature] Wordpress Oddity

Rufus Pollock rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Mon Aug 16 18:14:52 UTC 2010

On 16 August 2010 17:35, James Harriman-Smith <jh570 at cam.ac.uk> wrote:
> Dear All, again,
> Does anyone know why wordpress will not render an 'e' with an acute accent
> (é)? Despite my best efforts, it always turns the word protégé into an
> unsightly mess of characters when I move from typing the article in HTML to
> the published form on openshakespeare.org....

Are you copying and pasting the text into the wordpress browser page?

If so it may be an issue with the locale on the two machines being
different. If possible set your text editor to use utf8 encoding ...

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