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Re: ISSUE-11: suggest closing (default character encoding)

From: Shawn Medero <smedero@uw.edu>
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2009 15:59:04 -0700
Message-ID: <b0c61c410908131559y7eb5a1b6u2a86d76171a1c233@mail.gmail.com>
To: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 3:51 PM, Dan Connolly<connolly@w3.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-08-10 at 22:32 -0700, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
>> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/tracker/issues/11
>>
>> There has been little discussion since the issue is raised. For
>> compatibility reasons, it is not practical to make UTF-8 the default
>> encoding for HTML5 - I believe no implementor of browsers or other
>> influential HTML consumers would be willing to make that change.
>> Therefore I propose we close ISSUE-11 in favor of the current spec text.
>
> I can't find the relevant current spec text. Help?

You're looking for:
http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/Overview.html#determining-the-character-encoding

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