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[Bug 10971] New: Polyglot publication should be more careful about UTF-16, UTF-16BE and UTF-16LE

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Date: Mon, 04 Oct 2010 11:46:46 +0000
To: public-html@w3.org
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10971

           Summary: Polyglot publication should be more careful about
                    UTF-16, UTF-16BE and UTF-16LE
           Product: HTML WG
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: All
        OS/Version: All
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: HTML/XHTML Compatibility Authoring Guide (ed: Eliot
                    Graff)
        AssignedTo: eliotgra@microsoft.com
        ReportedBy: hsivonen@iki.fi
         QAContact: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: mike@w3.org, public-html-wg-issue-tracking@w3.org,
                    public-html@w3.org, eliotgra@microsoft.com


The polyglot publication repeats what was bug 10258 in the HTML5 spec itself.

UTF-16BE and UTF-16LE are registered encodings that are by definition BOMless,
so the spec should say "big-endian UTF-16" and "little-endian UTF-16" instead.

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