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Re: ? in page: UA default encoding

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2005 19:51:40 +0200
Message-ID: <41683393.20050413195140@w3.org>
To: "Deborah Cawkwell" <deborah.cawkwell@bbc.co.uk>
Cc: susan.k.miller@boeing.com, andrewc@vicnet.net.au, public-i18n-geo@w3.org

On Wednesday, April 13, 2005, 3:06:29 PM, Deborah wrote:

DC> * I check the source of the page & see no encoding statement.
DC> * In Firefox UI, I change my encoding for this specific page to iso-8859-1.
DC> * Question marks are replaced with more appropriate characters.

This implies that Firefox considers iso-8859-1 to actually mean Windows
CP1252 (which has the 'smart quotes' characters.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
Received on Wednesday, 13 April 2005 17:51:43 UTC

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