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From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2009 23:59:03 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1MGM4t-000778-TB@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv27330

Modified Files:
	Overview.html 
Log Message:
Collect more references together. (whatwg r3264)

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.2411
retrieving revision 1.2412
diff -u -d -r1.2411 -r1.2412
--- Overview.html	15 Jun 2009 23:39:08 -0000	1.2411
+++ Overview.html	15 Jun 2009 23:59:00 -0000	1.2412
@@ -9046,19 +9046,18 @@
 
   </dl><p>Conformance checkers must use the information given on the WHATWG
   Wiki PragmaExtensions page to establish if a value not explicitly
-  defined in this specification is allowed or not.<h5 id="charset"><span class="secno">4.2.5.5 </span>Specifying the document's character encoding</h5><!-- XXX maybe the rest should move to "writing html" section,
-  though if we do then we have to duplicate the requirements in the
+  defined in this specification is allowed or not.<h5 id="charset"><span class="secno">4.2.5.5 </span>Specifying the document's character encoding</h5><!-- READ ME WHEN EDITING: if we ever move this to the "writing
+  HTML" section, then we have to duplicate the requirements in the
   parsing section for conformance checkers, and we have to make sure
   that the requirements for charset="" apply even in XML, for the
-   polyglot hack --><p>A <dfn id="character-encoding-declaration">character encoding declaration</dfn> is a mechanism by
+   polyglot hack. --><p>A <dfn id="character-encoding-declaration">character encoding declaration</dfn> is a mechanism by
   which the character encoding used to store or transmit a document is
   specified.<p>The following restrictions apply to character encoding
   declarations:<ul><li>The character encoding name given must be the name of the
    character encoding used to serialize the file.</li>
 
    <li>The value must be a valid character encoding name, and must be
-   the preferred name for that encoding. <a href="#references">[IANACHARSET]</a> <!-- XXX
-   http://www.iana.org/assignments/character-sets --></li>
+   the preferred name for that encoding. <a href="#references">[IANACHARSET]</a></li>
 
    <li>The character encoding declaration must be serialized without
    the use of <a href="#syntax-charref" title="syntax-charref">character references</a>
@@ -9087,9 +9086,11 @@
   a <code><a href="#meta">meta</a></code> element with a <code title="attr-meta-charset"><a href="#attr-meta-charset">charset</a></code> attribute or a
   <code><a href="#meta">meta</a></code> element in the <a href="#attr-meta-http-equiv-content-type" title="attr-meta-http-equiv-content-type">Encoding declaration
   state</a>, then the character encoding used must be an
-  <a href="#ascii-compatible-character-encoding">ASCII-compatible character encoding</a>.<p>Authors should not use JIS_X0212-1990, x-JIS0208, and encodings
-  based on EBCDIC. Authors should not use UTF-32. Authors must not use
-  the CESU-8, UTF-7, BOCU-1 and SCSU encodings. <a href="#references">[CESU8]</a> <a href="#references">[UTF7]</a> <a href="#references">[BOCU1]</a> <a href="#references">[SCSU]</a></p><!-- XXX ref JIS_X0212-1990, x-JIS0208, EBCDIC, UTF-32 --><p>Authors are encouraged to use UTF-8. Conformance checkers may
+  <a href="#ascii-compatible-character-encoding">ASCII-compatible character encoding</a>.<p>Authors should not use JIS-X-0208 <!-- x-JIS0208 -->
+  (JIS_C6226-1983), JIS-X-0212 (JIS_X0212-1990), and encodings based
+  on EBCDIC. Authors should not use UTF-32. Authors must not use the
+  CESU-8, UTF-7, BOCU-1 and SCSU encodings. <a href="#references">[RFC1345]</a><!-- for the JIS types --> <a href="#references">[UTF32]</a> <a href="#references">[CESU8]</a> <a href="#references">[UTF7]</a> <a href="#references">[BOCU1]</a> <a href="#references">[SCSU]</a></p><!-- no idea what to reference for
+  EBCDIC, so... --><p>Authors are encouraged to use UTF-8. Conformance checkers may
   advise against authors using legacy encodings.<p>In XHTML, the XML declaration should be used for inline character
   encoding information, if necessary.<h4 id="the-style-element"><span class="secno">4.2.6 </span>The <dfn><code>style</code></dfn> element</h4><dl class="element"><dt>Categories</dt>
    <dd><a href="#metadata-content-0">Metadata content</a>.</dd>
@@ -63760,6 +63761,8 @@
   way currently to enumerate all the views.</p><!-- XXX examples! --><h2 class="no-num" id="index">Index</h2><p><em>This section is non-normative.</em><p class="XXX">List of elements<p class="XXX">List of attributes<p class="XXX">List of <dfn id="reflecting-dom-attributes">reflecting DOM attributes</dfn> and their corresponding content attributes</p><!-- include option.text; textarea.defaultValue, and other attributes that "reflect" the element's textContent --><p class="XXX">List of interfaces<p class="XXX">List of events<h2 class="no-num" id="references">References</h2><p class="XXX">This section will be written in a future draft.</p><!-- XXX check that #references is always for [RFC\1] --><!-- REFS
 
   [BIG5] Institute for Information Industry, "Chinese Coded Character Set in Computer ", March, 1984
+  [BOCU1] http://www.unicode.org/notes/tn6/
+  [CESU8] http://www.unicode.org/unicode/reports/tr26
   [COMPUTABLE] On computable numbers, with an application to the Entscheidungsproblem. Alan M. Turing. In Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society, series 2, volume 42, pages 230-265. London Mathematical Society, 1937. http://www.turingarchive.org/browse.php/B/12 (referenced: 2007-03-03)
   [EUCKR] Korea Industrial Standards Association, "Hangul Unix Environment," Korean Industrial Standard, 1992, Ref. No. KS C 5861-1992.
   [GBK] http://www.iana.org/assignments/charset-reg/GBK
@@ -63770,9 +63773,12 @@
   [IANACHARSET] http://www.iana.org/assignments/character-sets
   [ISO885911] http://www.iso.org/iso/iso_catalogue/catalogue_tc/catalogue_detail.htm?csnumber=28263
   [RFC1345] Simonsen, K., "Character Mnemonics & Character Sets", RFC 1345, Rationel Almen Planlaegning, Rationel Almen Planlaegning, June 1992.
+  [SCSU] http://www.unicode.org/unicode/reports/tr6/
   [SHIFTJIS] JIS X0208:1997
   [TIS620] http://www.iana.org/assignments/charset-reg/tis-620 OR http://www.nectec.or.th/it-standards/std620/std620.htm
   [UNICODECASE] Unicode Standard Annex #21, Case Mappings
+  [UTF32] http://www.unicode.org/unicode/reports/tr19/
+  [UTF7] http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2152.txt
   [UTS22] http://unicode.org/reports/tr22/#Charset_Alias_Matching
   [WAVE] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WAV ?
   [WEBADDRESSES] http://www.w3.org/html/wg/href/draft (for now) (but only for now, for now)
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