Re: [Rd] rc note, etc

From: Prof Brian Ripley <>
Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2008 06:49:56 +0100 (BST)

On Thu, 21 Aug 2008, Peter Dalgaard wrote:

> I'm somewhat puzzled by the strange characters in the message,
> though.

Looks like a mailer issue: from the headers it seems that was sent in base64 and has (at least for me) be decoded to 8-bit even though it says it was sent in UTF-8. I bet those started as Unicode left and right quotes.

Brian D. Ripley,        
Professor of Applied Statistics,
University of Oxford,             Tel:  +44 1865 272861 (self)
1 South Parks Road,                     +44 1865 272866 (PA)
Oxford OX1 3TG, UK                Fax:  +44 1865 272595

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