META tag charset garbled if you specify the

Posted by: admin at 11 Monday 5th, 2008

A previous version of Apache by default AddDefaultCharset directive "ISO-8859-1 (Latin-European languages, French, German)" is specified.
Apache2.2 later, AddDefaultCharset default setting of this directive is not.
httpd.conf and fixes.
httpd.conf is usually located below.

 AddDefaultCharset  off 
However, in this case, the following pages all the charset must be specified.
 <META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=Shift_JIS"> 

All content is the same character coding (charset) in the charset you can also specify the following.
 AddDefaultCharset  EUC-JP 

Whenever you finish a fix, Apache to restart.
 # /usr/local/apache2/bin/apachectl restart 
apachectl will pass through if you do not know how to install different versions and looks in the following way.
 # which apachectl