Guillements in Email

Richard Wordingham richard.wordingham at
Fri May 2 12:11:26 CDT 2014

On Fri, 2 May 2014 17:57:37 +0200
Philippe Verdy <verdy_p at> wrote:

> Apparently not. There's a difference: Gmail now used
> quoted-printable, that preserves these guillemets (as =AB and =BB)
> even if they are still encoded with ISO8859-1 (without replacement by
> ASCII pairs of symbols).

Using quoted-printable is usual for sending ISO-8859-1 through 7-bit


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