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Re: Mistake on the Wiki

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2011 19:43:08 -0600
To: googlybash24@aol.com
Message-Id: <EFC8C9F3-0D38-4C04-9916-194C88568CF7@w3.org>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org

On 15 Feb 2011, at 4:36 PM, googlybash24@aol.com wrote:

> http://www.w3.org/html/wiki/Elements/meta
> has a mistake on it.
>
> Example A given has the following line:
> <meta charset=utf-8" />
> but this should read as:
> <meta charset="utf-8" />

Fixed, thank you.

>
> I was expecting the ability to edit this page but was disappointed.  
> I can only wonder why a wiki is not editable by its users. As the  
> owner of a wiki site myself, I think it's a necessity to allow  
> others to proof-read existing content. I noticed this error when I  
> used the example code on my site. I've been looking for a definitive  
> reference for HTML standards, and this error was rather  
> disappointing, especially given my expected ability to correct it.  
> Please correct this error and proof-read existing content.

I think that you can edit the page if you have an account:
  http://www.w3.org/Help/Account/Request/Public

I am not 100% sure.

Ian

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