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Re: Amaya -- apparent problem with importing style

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Wed, 4 Jul 2007 17:45:05 +0200
To: Peter Kerr <p.kerr@auckland.ac.nz>
Cc: ve3ll@cogeco.ca, www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <200707041745.05331.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Sunday 01 July 2007 01:57, Peter Kerr wrote:
> On 1/07/2007, at 3:21 AM, ve3ll@cogeco.ca wrote:
> > I have an example that I have reduced from http://www.brocku.ca
> > a  university site that shows a possible bug when more than one
> > css file is imported ....
>
> Might be a bug in the style sheets(s)?
> not my area of expertise, but the rendering in Safari
> with and without one or both stylesheets is "unexpected"
>
> also I don't know if it's relevant, but,
> comparing with the version "from the horse's mouth" your page
> brocku.html has converted "&nbsp;" to characters that render in
> Safari as "Latin Capital E circumflex", or Unicode 00CA, in BBedit
> they appear to be spaces or non-rendering, but the MacOS Character
> Pallette suggests they are Unicode 00A0

This is due to a problem with the document charset. The document is utf-8 
encoded, but the document charset is set to iso-8859-1

> Leaving aside the question of why the original has so many gratuitous
> non-breaking spaces ;-) it seems your correction of them may not have
> been flawless...
>
> Safari Version 2.0.4 (419.3)
> MacOS 10.4.9 8P135
>
> ---
> Peter Kerr
> University of Auckland

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     Irène.
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