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Re: Thorny one - representing greek letters and formulae in an english page

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@home.com>
Date: Sat, 9 Feb 2002 07:29:56 -0500
Message-ID: <004a01c1b165$7bdc1a40$8c8d3244@cp286066a>
To: "Chris Croome" <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
I would suspect but need to test it that though the latest and greatest
might handle Unicode, we may still have an isue with the robust
community out there that is not using the latest and greatest.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Croome" <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Saturday, February 09, 2002 7:11 AM
Subject: Re: Thorny one - representing greek letters and formulae in an
english page


Hi

On Fri 08-Feb-2002 at 10:42:53PM +0000, David Woolley wrote:
>
> I would say you would be reasonably safe to use the entities,
> especially as there are named entities that may work even if the
> browser isn't Unicode aware.

Does anyone know if there is an issue with Unicode and screen readers?

I'm in the processing of switching a load of sites over to use UTF-8 and
it would be good to know if this will casue any problems (not that I
know how I could fix them...).

Chris

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