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Re: [Polyglot] Encoding Declaration State

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2010 11:22:38 +0200
To: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>, "Eliot Graff" <eliotgra@microsoft.com>
Message-ID: <op.vjt9n0a764w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook-pro.local>
On Thu, 30 Sep 2010 00:57:05 +0200, Eliot Graff <eliotgra@microsoft.com>  
wrote:
> Is it correct that it must not be used in XML, and should that ban on  
> the Encoding declaration state therefore be added to the Character  
> Encoding section in the polyglot spec? [2]

Yes. That section is also incorrect on <meta charset> by the way. That can  
only specify UTF-8 in XML, not UTF-16.


> [1]  
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/WD-html5-20100304/semantics.html#attr-meta-http-equiv-content-type

(This draft is quite out of date by the way.)


> [2]  
> http://dev.w3.org/html5/html-xhtml-author-guide/html-xhtml-authoring-guide.html#character-encoding


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Anne van Kesteren
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