If anyone cares, the problem was that the signature delimiting string
that we were using, "--+--" , was causing Hotmail display the message
with 7bit encoded characters, regardless the encoding defined in the
On Thu, Oct 14, 2004 at 02:30:37PM -0400, Omar Thameen wrote:
> Just today, we've gotten a couple reports from list owners about
> Hotmail not displaying certain messages properly.
> We've determined that this happens with text/plain messages which
> are 7bit encoded, the symptoms being the display of characters
> like "+ADw-". If you reload the page, about 50% of the time it
> displays properly.