when bookmark a site, if mozilla is able to remember the language charset, it will be a big plus for users those surf sites with different languages. For example, if I view a site which encoded in Traditional Chinese, and I set the encoding to 'Traditional Chinese' via 'View->Character coding', after that, I call a bookmark going to another site using Simplified Chinese, in some cases (the site owner won't do the homework of setting the charset via HTTP header or a META tag), I need to manual change the encoding again. A quite annoying experience if I have to do that, even if the site has been bookmarked. It's also nice for bookmarks to remember the text-size (via view->text size) and user-defined stylesheet (via view->stylesheets). So that when an user bookmarks a site, it also remembers all user settable settings, like what form auto-completion is doing right now. Thanks for the attention. ;-)
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
I can see the "attribute" string LAST_CHARSET="ISO-8859-1" in the bookmark entries inside the bookmark file. Is this attribute useful for this situation? Any UI to utilize this info?
Worksforme... reproduce: 1) go to www.mozilla.org 2) View->Character Coding-> (choose something.. I chose Korean) 3) Verify by opening the menu again that Korean is selected and is in the immediate first level list. 4) Bookmark site. 5) Go to another page 6) Load bookmark 7) See that "Korean" (or whatever you chose) is selected in Character Coding menu.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 17 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
Summary: [RFE] Bookmarks needs to remember charsets (and more!) → [RFE] Bookmarks needs to remember charsets
mass-verifying WorksForMe bugs which haven't changed since 2001.12.31. set your search string in mail to "EmperorLondoMollari" to filter out these messages.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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