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Tuesday, September 06, 2016

A truly international company Oracle is...

Got this letter today because I want to subscribe to Oracle Magazine. I have done so during my 25 years in the Oracle world of databases et al.

Dear Lars Str,
Thank you for being a loyal subscriber to Oracle Magazine! I wanted to reach out today to share our new and improved subscriber features.
We're adding an extra level of security to your subscriber sign-in. When you sign into your Oracle Magazine account, you need to enter a password along with your email address.
Your temporary password is: 0345676826
Please use this temporary password to access your account now or reset your password here.
Once you sign in, you will gain immediate access to Oracle Magazine's award-winning digital content-now available for mobile devices too.
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Enjoy your reading experience!

My name is Lars Sjöström but the letter ö mingled my name up...Strange...Very strange, no UTF-encoding? No i18n at all...

Truly Strange.

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