[Padma] Re: padma and Thunderbird

V S Rawat vsrawat at gmail.com
Mon Aug 21 21:52:34 EDT 2006

On 8/21/2006 08:44 PM India Time, _V S Rawat_ wrote:

> How does padma extension work in TB 1.5?
> Under UPDATE, it asks us to add "sites" that we want padma to work on. 
> There is no meaning of websites as such in a mailreader. It should be 
> domain name.
> Also, when I select "Devnagari" under scripts, and "ITRANS" in schemes 
> in manula transform settings, I get a rightclick option "transform TAB 
> to Tamil". Where does this TAB and TAMIL coming from?
> There is a hindi-forum at yahoogroups.com mailing lists whose most of the 
> mails are coming messed on account of character encoding. They are 
> correctly written in unicode devnagari but their encoding becomes 
> western iso-8859-1 thus appears as junk. We need to manually change it 
> to unicode utf-8 then the mail appears in correct unicode devnagari.
> how to automatically correct such encodings for such specific mailing 
> lists in Thunderbird?
> ----------
> while we are at it, please give option to sort the list of sitenames in 
> "update". The sites are currently appearing in the order they are added, 
> and it takes a long time to vade through the list trying to find whether 
> a site is there or not.
> thanks.
> --

While we are at it, please guide me which site name to give for auto 
transform in thunderbird?

Whether it should be sender's id's domain name, or From id's domain 
name, or To id's domain name?


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