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Re: "Specifying Character Encoding" FAILS

From: Douglas Clifton <dwclifton@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Jul 2007 22:10:50 -0400
Message-ID: <7d6cdcb0707231910v56df576asb4adc84fec1dd602@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-evangelist@w3.org
On the client end:

1. The browser should be configured to accept UTF-8 character encoding.
2. The system needs a font that includes the UTF-8 code points/glyphs.

On 7/22/07, Sono <info@livingtantra.be> wrote:
>
> I tried your example (see right here-under) but it does not work.
>
> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN"
>   "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/strict.dtd">
>
>
> <html lang="fr">
>
> <head>
> <meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
>
> <title>Exemple de document HTML 4.01</title>
> </head>
>
> <body>
> <h1>Un document français</h1>
>
> <p>L'élève va à l'école et ceci est écrit en Français!</p>
>
> </body>
> </html>
>
> For each French specific character, I get question marks in a diamond
> (lozenge); see enclosed picture (here-under on Mac, in attachment on PC)
>
>
> Thank you for your time.
>
> D. Lauwers
>
>


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